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My boyfriend snapped

posted Fri 19, May 2017 at 12:45pm

My boyfriend of four years went absolutely psycho tonight and i am currently up at a friends trying to work out what to do.. Our relationship had been going incredibly smoothly up until yesterday. ...

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Am I over reacting?

posted Wed 17, May 2017 at 9:58am

Okay so, I'm really jealous person and I have trust issues. (Reason for it is bc of something that happened in my childhood). For someone who is like this though I'm okay with my boyfriend to watch...

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Affairs and Jealousy, Communications in relationships, A Psychologist's Perspective, Sex and Affairs

He is mad

posted Wed 17, May 2017 at 12:00am

My boyfriend of 2 yrs broke up with me after Easter weekend. He said he was unhappy and uncomfortable in the relationship. This was after a fun filled weekend with his family. This was my 1st t...

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Relationship issues

posted Tue 16, May 2017 at 8:13pm

I am in a relationship with someone who cannot accept my kids from a previous marriage. She has no kids, and doesnt want them, but tried as she wanted to be with me. But we experience constant prob...

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Communications in relationships

Confused...please HELP!!!

posted Tue 16, May 2017 at 2:28am

My boyfriend and I have been together for almost three years. I have three children and he has one. I was married and divorced twice, and he was married once, engaged once and in a long term relati...

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Making a Commitment, Communications in relationships

Worried about boyfriend's new female friend

posted Mon 15, May 2017 at 4:24pm

This is going to be a bit of an essay so I apologise in advance! To give you a bit of background, my boyfriend and I have been together for two and a half years and we have a house and a dog to...

Tags: relationships,female friends,cheating
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Affairs and Jealousy, Communications in relationships

Obsessing over ex and new girlfriend

posted Mon 8, May 2017 at 9:58am

I wrote on this forum a year ago when I just had been dumped by my ex who treated me so poorly in our 6 year relationship...I was with a narcissist and I had super low self esteem and this intense ...

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Is he cheating?

posted Sun 7, May 2017 at 12:24pm

I had a difficult pregnancy so we did not have sex for nearly a year. We recently had sex again for the first time. It was fine. But I had heard before that after a long period without sex, men usu...

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Sex/Intimacy and romance, Sex and Affairs

Should we stay together?

posted Sun 7, May 2017 at 8:21am

Hi, I'm 49, been living with my girlfriend for nearly 12 years. I like her, as a friend. But for as long as I've known her I've felt we lack something. I had no relationships before I met her. The ...

Tags: sex relationships
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Sex/Intimacy and romance, Getting on Better with my Partner

Am I just wasting my time. Should I break my own heart by leaving before he break mine

posted Sat 6, May 2017 at 10:00pm

Hi all, So where to start. Unexpected relationship both of us have our issues mainly caused by family. We met through shared accommodation and got together. Due to a housemate feud I wanted to mov...

Tags: trust issues,resentment,sexting,looking at other women,should I leave him
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Sex/Intimacy and romance, Affairs and Jealousy, Getting on Better with my Partner, Making a Commitment, Communications in relationships, A Psychologist's Perspective, Sex and Affairs

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He makes no time for me

posted Sat 12, Sep 2009 at 9:39pm

I have been married to my husband for 6 years and I love him very much but he smokes cannibis all of the time. He wont admit he has a problem but when he runs out he is verbally abusive to me. He ...

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Becoming a Parent, Finding Time for Each Other, Sex/Intimacy and romance, Getting on Better with my Partner

confusion love

posted Sat 12, Sep 2009 at 11:12pm

Hi! Well i will tell you my story, but don't get angry about my grammar, because I am not very good at english. So I hope you guys will understand me. Well I will not tell you whole story, so it...

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Making a Commitment

advice please!!!

posted Tue 15, Sep 2009 at 4:05pm

I broke up with my partner 7 weeks ago through his aggressive behaviour. I havent seen him since but we do speak on the phone but when we start talking about the past we argue and blame each other....

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

I NEED HER BACK!!!

posted Tue 15, Sep 2009 at 6:39pm

well, where do i start? i have been in a relationship for 5 years now and engaged for 3. 1 week ago my partner left me and it was like being shot in the heart.i realy truely love her so so much, i...

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Sex/Intimacy and romance, Making a Commitment

Very complicated.....any suggestion is welcomed..

posted Wed 16, Sep 2009 at 5:01pm

I am sending this message as a last resort to try and save the relationship I am in right now. I will try to tell the story short and clear. I am originally from Romania and I am 28 years old and m...

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Getting on Better with my Partner

wether i should accept him or leave all my dreams with him ? i am so confuse and prob the most stupid person you have ever met.. but heh this is love and now i truley believe LOVE IS BLIND.

posted Thu 17, Sep 2009 at 7:38am

hey everyone please excuse my english and i hope u all understand what i am trying tu say. wen i was 16 [2 yearz bck) - free single , alwz wanted tu hve a bf who can treat me like a princess ...

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Making a Commitment

This is the end, rock botom and no more communication

posted Fri 18, Sep 2009 at 8:17pm

We have been together for 14 y and on our anniversary 2 days ago, my partner was feeling very depressed about his work. He tends to drink too much in doors,and drinks everyday. He will binge dr...

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Getting on Better with my Partner

broken up after 16 years

posted Sat 19, Sep 2009 at 8:34am

hi,mypartner and i have broken up after 16 years together. we have 3 children. the last 3/4 years probably haven,t been great and there has been many arguments, disputes and not much talking bet...

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Getting on Better with my Partner

End it or not??

posted Sun 20, Sep 2009 at 8:13am

Hi,will condense this as best as possible.Been seperated for 5 months and have 7 children.Still a constant battle with the children as they are not liking the fact that Mum cheated and is now pregn...

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Making a Commitment

Relationship crisis with new baby

posted Sun 20, Sep 2009 at 10:05am

My partner and I met over a year ago and found our we were pregnant 6 weeks into the relationship. We decided to go for it, as he promised to continue to support me if things didn't work out. We mo...

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Becoming a Parent, Getting on Better with my Partner, Making a Commitment

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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

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

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

Seperated and heartbroken

posted Sat 7, Nov 2015 at 8:12pm

Looking for some advice as i just don't know what to do. Me and my Wife have been together for 8 years, Married for 4. When we 1st met we were so much in love, constantly kissing and hugging, we co...

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Money, Housework, Finding Time for Each Other, Sex/Intimacy and romance, Getting on Better with my Partner, Life transitions, Communications in relationships, A Psychologist's Perspective

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

Really long term relationship with major issues

posted Sun 8, Jun 2014 at 4:13pm

My heart goes out to all of you whose posts I read about problems in relationships of a few years or even a few months. Looking at it from the long perspective (over 40 years) I wish you all co...

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

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