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First love came back into my life

posted Tue 30, Sep 2014 at 4:31pm

Hi everyone, just need some unbiased advice. I met my first love at school. We were 14 years old when we started dating and I fell in love with him. We had a spark, a connection and although it ...

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He's Gangster

posted Tue 30, Sep 2014 at 1:12pm

Hi guys!!! Can anyone tell me?? A shy girl who already fall in love with an annoying boy who is gangster.

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Weird Relationship

posted Tue 30, Sep 2014 at 1:08pm

Hi! I'm Glamour and I don't know all about love relationship. There's one boy named Evan and he's my close friend. I started to fall in love with him but I don't know how to tell him how I feel bec...

Tags: Weird Relationship
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Life transitions

In love with a guy who have a girlfriend.

posted Tue 30, Sep 2014 at 1:03pm

Hi! I'm Glamour. I happened to fall in love with a guy named Evan who already have girlfriend. I wish I couldn't close to him but I can't help it. I wanted to be with him as long as I'm happy.

Tags: Relationship Sad
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Communications in relationships

Long Distance Relationship - Feelings

posted Mon 29, Sep 2014 at 9:19pm

Hi, Im writing for abit of advice. I've been with my girlfriend for 7 months now. This girl is amazing. She's everything I want in a partner. Shes thoughtful, kind, beautiful. I think she's t...

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Sex/Intimacy and romance, Affairs and Jealousy, Getting on Better with my Partner, Making a Commitment, Life transitions, Communications in relationships, Living Apart Together

help!

posted Mon 29, Sep 2014 at 4:12pm

We have been together 3 years, I am 18 he is 21. We have only slept with each other and at first i said I was fine with it. I'm starting to doubt that I want to only sleep with one person and feel ...

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Sex/Intimacy and romance, Affairs and Jealousy, Making a Commitment, Life transitions, Communications in relationships, Sex and Affairs

am i a bad person or what?

posted Mon 29, Sep 2014 at 11:41am

I'm in a long distance relationship for a year already. We live in different countries so we see each other every 2-3 months. And I noticed that every time we go back homes i feel the same set of e...

Tags: ldr,long distance relationship,doubt
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Life transitions, Living Apart Together

Relationship with a Married man

posted Mon 29, Sep 2014 at 8:33am

I've been in my current relationship for 2 years and 4 months, my partner is married but has been separated from his wife for over 3 years and currently lives with his parents, I moved to my curren...

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Affairs and Jealousy, Bringing up Children Together, Living Apart Together

Think my wife has found someone else

posted Mon 29, Sep 2014 at 4:39am

One off my wifes apps have appeared on my phone via the iCloud she did not know it was on my phone it is a diary app and I found this entry. ,,Well, it's like this …. Met up and the most amazi...

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My girlfriend of 2 years said that she has fallen out of love with me.

posted Mon 29, Sep 2014 at 3:46am

Hello, i appreciate anyone coming to look at this and plan to leave a bit of friendly advice it is greatly appreciated. I've known her for nearly 4 years, we have been dating for 2 years and i f...

Tags: Love issue,She doesn't love me anymore,Spark,Sparkless,Stopped loving,help wanted,help,advice,feeling scared,assistance
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Getting on Better with my Partner, Life transitions, Communications in relationships

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a bit scared about the future...

posted Sun 4, Oct 2009 at 11:23pm

Usually when i read articles about relationship issues - i read recomendations like u should be more tolerant to each other, be more caring and explain to your partner how much you love this person...

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Friends & Family, Getting on Better with my Partner, Making a Commitment

So confussed

posted Mon 5, Oct 2009 at 10:09am

Please help, have no idea who to turn to for some unbiased advice. Been with my partner for 10 years, we have a child together. It has been a very fragile relationship for the majority of that t...

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Making a Commitment

i'm worried my boyfriend is cheating on me :(

posted Mon 5, Oct 2009 at 10:25am

So I did something I thought I'd never do. I've met someone on an online gay dating site, I never thought I would but I did. I spoke to him online for a good month and a bit before i got the con...

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Affairs and Jealousy

I just dont know!!

posted Mon 5, Oct 2009 at 3:10pm

Well I just dont know where to begin. I have been dating my boyfriend for the last 9 months and two weeks ago my tenancy was up on my house and we had discussed us moving in together. He had asked...

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Getting on Better with my Partner, Making a Commitment

I don't know what to do! (My boyfriend and his family)

posted Tue 6, Oct 2009 at 2:01pm

I'm struggling with my boyfriend at the moment. He's very close to his parents and older sister (he's 25) His mum has has just been diagnosed with cancer and is starting chemo - it's 100% curable b...

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Money, Friends & Family, Making a Commitment

When do you say enough is enough ?

posted Thu 8, Oct 2009 at 3:43pm

I am a mid 40's bloke, married for 20 years, two kids at school, who is living in a marriage where my wife does not display any real affection or is prepared to share any intimacy with me. This is...

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Finding Time for Each Other, Sex/Intimacy and romance, Having a Child with Additional Needs, Getting on Better with my Partner

Please help. Its breaking me

posted Fri 9, Oct 2009 at 8:48am

My partner and I have been together now for five years. For the first two years or so things were great. She then got pregnant in 2005 and we were both excited. Anyway, without going too much int...

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Getting on Better with my Partner

help sought for a friend

posted Sun 11, Oct 2009 at 9:07am

My friend and her boyfriend bought a house together last year after a few years together. She's got one child and he's got 2 children. She could not sell her house at the time, so is renting it out...

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Money, Friends & Family

When the flirting gets serious

posted Sun 11, Oct 2009 at 6:19pm

We met last Wednesday 30th September after contacting on a dating website and have four dates since then. We've been texting each other everynight (he starts the texts and he works nights). The la...

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Getting on Better with my Partner

Husbands betrayal

posted Sun 11, Oct 2009 at 7:08pm

We have been married for 43 years. The first 10 years were difficult as he was so jealous of me. He never showed these traits before we married, so his possessiveness was a shock to me. We had thre...

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Affairs and Jealousy

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Having an affair but can't leave marriage

posted Sat 31, Jan 2009 at 9:57am

I really need someone to put my life back on track, to turn me back into the mother and wife I once was... a year ago, all that matters to me was my family whom I took pride in and would do a lot f...

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Sex/Intimacy and romance, Affairs and Jealousy

Trying to right my wrong but so unhappy

posted Mon 2, Dec 2013 at 4:45pm

Hi my marriage became very one sided and I ended up being a single mum whilst married. Friends and family told my husband how things were but his answer was " she's well trained " and " she's alrig...

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Affairs and Jealousy

What do I do now?

posted Wed 21, Apr 2010 at 4:17pm

I have just recently split up with my husband of 10 years, we have been together for 13 years in total. We are very lucky and have 2 wonderful children together. Throughout our married life we re...

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Affairs and Jealousy

7 months on and don't feel any better after betrayal....

posted Mon 16, Mar 2009 at 10:07am

.....if anything I feel worse as the more I think about it, the more deception I see! My husband had been seeing a friend of mine behind my back for months and he was also e-mailing a woman off ...

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Finding Time for Each Other, Affairs and Jealousy, Getting on Better with my Partner

Is sexual attraction and friendship enough?

posted Sat 15, Sep 2012 at 1:17pm

Hi everybody, ive been on here before in search of advice....im back again lol So im 23 male, and have been seeing/sleeping with a girl who i have alot of history with, we go back along way lots...

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Sex/Intimacy and romance, Making a Commitment

after all the posting, i just had to make my own thread... on-topic but not seeking advice

posted Wed 2, Jul 2014 at 8:25pm

This whole posting thing can be like a nightmare... this may get long... feel free to zip out at any point. I'm male 57 Synopsis: a little over a year ago a friendship with a co-worker went bey...

Tags: relationships,friendships
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Friends & Family, Word from the street

Newbie help please?

posted Mon 9, Jun 2014 at 10:50am

Not sure if anyone can advise but here goes. Brief history, married 34 years, 4 grown up kids, financially ok and seemingly happy. Wife had an affair 20 years ago but worked through it and stayed t...

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Affairs and Jealousy

My boyfriend doesn't initiate or want sex.

posted Wed 11, Mar 2009 at 6:19pm

I've been with my boyfriend for almost 7 months now. We love each other and get on amazingly well. However...he doesn't initiate sex with me. In the day he can be all over me, hugging and kissing m...

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Sex/Intimacy and romance, Getting on Better with my Partner

Found my boyfriend wanking

posted Mon 8, Dec 2008 at 10:18pm

<p>Help - I don;t know what to do.&nbsp; I just found my boyfriend wanking over a girl online.&nbsp; He was using his webcam and it eas obvious they were both at it.</p> <p>Please help, I feel so ...

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Affairs and Jealousy

My Wife's secret affair with her boss!!

posted Mon 10, Aug 2009 at 11:46am

Hi all..Ive just discovered my wife is having a sexual relationship with with her Ex boss, this has torn my world apart completely. When she started working for this company 5 years ago she was war...

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Affairs and Jealousy

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