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Should I be concerned

posted Thu 16, Jun 2016 at 7:57pm

I have been living with my boyfriend for a year now. He has major trust issues due to past relationships and events due to our past agruements. To make a long story short his ex, the first girl he ...

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Affairs and Jealousy

Long term Chronic illness and feeling stuck

posted Wed 15, Jun 2016 at 2:34pm

A bit of history first up. My partner has Chronic fatigue Syndrome and a Condition called Chronic daily Migranes. She has been ill since the 2nd trimester of her pregnancy of our second daughter wh...

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Finding Time for Each Other, Sex/Intimacy and romance, Living Apart Together

Poof! and the ex appears

posted Wed 15, Jun 2016 at 2:09pm

Hi, I need some advice. I met my partner 6 years ago, 6 months after she left her ex. [a no good drug addicted child deserter] Its been a rocky road but for some reason we have always stayed or re...

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

frustrated

posted Wed 15, Jun 2016 at 3:14am

HI this is the first time I have done something like this so please bare with me.. I have been with my boyfriend for almost 7 years now. In the beginning of our relationship he worked helped out a...

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Money, A Psychologist's Perspective

Is texting cheating - partner sought out for this online relationship

posted Wed 15, Jun 2016 at 12:49am

A brief back story me and my OH of 9 years have recently just had our second child, to say he's been absent I think is a polite way to put his behaviour towards me since I gave birth, one day I wil...

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Sex/Intimacy and romance, Affairs and Jealousy, A Psychologist's Perspective

My bf dont like to involve me on social networks

posted Tue 14, Jun 2016 at 9:47pm

Me n my bf are together for 10 years. We are comited n everything is ok between us but from the very 1st day of our relationship my bf dont want to add me on FB or other social sites. Once he added...

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Communications in relationships

Boyfriend emotionally cheated on me for a year

posted Tue 14, Jun 2016 at 9:25pm

I met my boyfriend a year ago. We are very close. He's a chef so he works long hours all day. Earlier this year I went through his phone and found out that he was flirting with one of his friends. ...

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Affairs and Jealousy

Relation to ex

posted Tue 14, Jun 2016 at 8:48pm

I am with my gf for two years. Last week she told me that in the future she would like to visit her ex boyfriend in his country to stay with him for a week and work in a little project they had in ...

Tags: Ex
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Affairs and Jealousy

What does this mean?!

posted Tue 14, Jun 2016 at 6:22pm

Me and my fiance's 4 year anniversary is this Thursday and this is the first time he has not mentioned before hand that our anniversary was coming up. Then we decided to get married on our annivers...

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Finding Time for Each Other, Making a Commitment, Bringing up Children Together

Husband talking to old girlfriend and lying to me about it.

posted Tue 14, Jun 2016 at 4:07pm

Married for 14 years, been struggling the last few but trying to work things out. A few weeks ago came home to him on the phone with a girl. I heard her voice, he hung up on her without saying anyt...

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

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my wife doesnt show affection

posted Sun 9, Feb 2014 at 12:18pm

We are married with 1 child 9 years old, been together for 18 years, im 44 and she is 38, I have always instigated sex and over the years I have realised that its always me doing the trying all the...

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Sex/Intimacy and romance

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

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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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