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How do I get closure without understanding why my ex dumped me?

posted Thu 9, Mar 2017 at 7:48am

Mine is a long story. I am a divorce guy in my late 30s, from India. I have couple of daughters. 6 years ago, when I was still married but things were not right between me and my ex-wife. In Ind...

Tags: break-up,enexplained
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Affairs and Jealousy, Life transitions

Feeling Lost.......

posted Tue 7, Mar 2017 at 8:01pm

Don't know where to really start. I feel stuck like I'm not moving forward I have a 1 year old and a 9 year old that has adhd and odd. My oldest has a defiant disorder where she don't likes to lis...

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Having a Child with Additional Needs, Friends & Family, Mixed Families

Engaged and in trouble

posted Sun 5, Mar 2017 at 3:27pm

Hi, I recently (~5 months ago) got engaged to my boyfriend of 5+ years. It was so perfect and wonderful and we were looking forward to our life together! About 2 weeks ago, after yet another fai...

Tags: Sex problems,engaged,help
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Sex/Intimacy and romance, Getting on Better with my Partner, Sex and Affairs

Is he about to end things or propose?

posted Sun 5, Mar 2017 at 8:31am

I'm feeling really confused about my relationship as of lately. We were fine a week ago. Talking about moving in together and everything and now he seems to be just dragging his feet. And I asked i...

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Becoming a Parent, Finding Time for Each Other, Making a Commitment, Bringing up Children Together, Communications in relationships, Living Apart Together

Questioning your partner?

posted Sun 5, Mar 2017 at 6:12am

My husband and I have been together for almost 10 years. Twice I've caught him emailing with random men to "meet up" in public places. The first time he brushed it off like he didn't know what I wa...

Tags: Husband,questioning,help,confused
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Sex/Intimacy and romance, Affairs and Jealousy, Getting on Better with my Partner, Communications in relationships, Sex and Affairs

Student seeking help: What keeps you up at night about sharing finances with your significant other?

posted Sun 5, Mar 2017 at 1:00am

Have you ever started to have a conversation with your significant other... and suuuuuudenly remembered you might have somewhere to be? Or... maybe your significant other did? Ha. You may know w...

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Money, Getting on Better with my Partner, Communications in relationships, A Psychologist's Perspective

What to do - my heart is broken, I am lost

posted Fri 3, Mar 2017 at 9:32am

This is the first time in my life I am sicking a life advice on forums. I feel so bad mentally and physically - hot and cold at the same time, shivering all over my body, want to cry but cannot, ca...

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Sex/Intimacy and romance, Affairs and Jealousy, Sex and Affairs

Trying to Work Things Out With My Ex...

posted Fri 3, Mar 2017 at 2:22am

Hello, My ex broke off our 1.5 year relationship in Nov of 2016. I never physically cheated but I sexted in Feb 2016. She has two children from 2 different men and is also a widow. I have no ki...

Tags: ex girlfriend,relationship,get an ex back,emotional distress
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Finding Time for Each Other, Sex/Intimacy and romance, Getting on Better with my Partner, Making a Commitment, Communications in relationships, A Psychologist's Perspective

My boyfriend did something really dumb and now my trust is broken

posted Wed 1, Mar 2017 at 2:58am

As the title suggests- my boyfriend has done something in the past few days thats totally blind sided me. He's an anti drugs guy and has always thoughts people who did drugs were stupid. I am a nea...

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Relationship Conversation!!

posted Mon 27, Feb 2017 at 8:07pm

Been with b/f for 18mths. Every weekend and weekends away. he's been very hurt in the past and use to say jokingly don't fall for him. Ive met his friends/dad/neighbours. Nothing is too much troubl...

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Sex/Intimacy and romance, Making a Commitment, Communications in relationships

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I have a boyfriend but can't stop thinking about someone else. Help.

posted Fri 6, Feb 2009 at 8:32pm

Hi there. I have been with my boyfriend on and off for almost 6 years. He is my first love and i care greatly for him. The problem is someone ive known for many years also, we have always had a spa...

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

Jealousy issues with bf

posted Tue 1, Nov 2011 at 6:45pm

Ive been with my bf for almost 9 years, and although i've always been a jealous person i feel like its now getting out of hand. Just some background info... Years ago I found out he was having an i...

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Affairs and Jealousy

help - we just cant talk without arguing

posted Wed 24, Sep 2008 at 1:12pm

My fella and I have been together for 8 years and have children together. Over the past 4 years we have be gradually been drifting apart with issues from work , neighbours from hell and me not sle...

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Getting on Better with my Partner

confused

posted Thu 8, Dec 2011 at 2:31pm

Me and my boyfriend have been together for 4 and a half years, we are both only 20 so started dating when we were 16. 10 days before we got together my boyfriend broke up with me and we had been to...

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Sex/Intimacy and romance, Making a Commitment

Boyfreind caught masturbating in bed while I'm asleep

posted Mon 23, May 2011 at 11:40am

Hi new to this! But just wondering. Iv been with my boyfreind for 6months now and we live in our own flat. Everythings great etc and Yesterday we had sex during The day, and I fell asleep in bed ...

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Sex/Intimacy and romance

Partner has fallen out of love with me

posted Wed 11, Apr 2012 at 12:30am

I was with my partner for 3 and a half years. We split up 3 weeks ago. Things weren't going well for a while and I could feel that we were going to break up but it just doesn't feel real at the mom...

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Sex/Intimacy and romance, Affairs and Jealousy

My boyfriend cannot have sex and has low libido

posted Tue 25, Jun 2013 at 5:30am

My partner and I have been together for 6 months. He told me truthfully at the beginning of our relationship that he has several factors that seem to affect his ability to have sex. He had brain ...

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Sex/Intimacy and romance

Is He Leading Me On? I Really Care About Him ...

posted Fri 25, Nov 2011 at 12:15am

Hi all, I'm in need of some relationship advice. I'm feeling really blue about this. So here it is: I've known this wonderful guy for over a year, and was previously with another guy but knew hi...

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Sex/Intimacy and romance, Affairs and Jealousy, Making a Commitment

Shoul I Leave Him?

posted Tue 1, Nov 2011 at 10:09am

Hi Guys Im Kinda New To This Site... Okay So Im 16 And Going out with a guy who is 25 ( Yes 9 Years InBetween Us.) 3 Days Ago Was His Birthday, so as usual he picked me up from school with his car...

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Sex/Intimacy and romance

I met another guy during a break up, but now my bf and I are back together, help!

posted Mon 21, Nov 2011 at 5:37pm

My boyfriend and I have been together for a year and 5 months now. The majority of that time we have lived together also. We've had ups and downs that have led us to break up several times (his fa...

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Sex/Intimacy and romance, Affairs and Jealousy, 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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