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Long distance trouble

posted Sun 24, Sep 2017 at 10:06pm

So a brief back story, I met a girl 6 years ago and we connected immediately. I live in the UK and she lives in America. We have often gone with out speaking but everytime we do, we pick it up as t...

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Help

posted Sun 24, Sep 2017 at 9:44pm

I met xxx 3 yrs ago... its been a rocky road for many reasons however we have settled now.. i l lived over 60 miles away and have a son in late teens .. i moved in with xxx and travel home at 22.0...

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Finding Time for Each Other, Friends & Family, Getting on Better with my Partner, Making a Commitment, Mixed Families, Communications in relationships, A Psychologist's Perspective, Living Apart Together

Help

posted Sun 24, Sep 2017 at 2:51pm

I'm in a relationship and have been for the past 5 years but there is no love between us. My girlfriend is always stressed due to me working shifts and her being left to look after the kids all the...

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Seeking advice, 38(F) who has broken up with 41(m) who has kids and is separated from ex wife. I feel confused and conflicted.

posted Wed 20, Sep 2017 at 2:06pm

So, I'm sharing my story.... and hoping to get advice from you about my relationship experience. I’m quite confused and conflicted at present about "John" (not his real name) and would real...

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Unsure about my relationship

posted Tue 19, Sep 2017 at 10:30pm

Hi all, Me and my girlfriend of nearly 5 years have been happily together. We bought a house last year, and got a dog not long after. I do love the dog, but he is very bored and destructive...

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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

Move on or start over?

posted Tue 19, Sep 2017 at 2:51pm

first off all, this is my reddit post. https://redd.it/70yu56 Hi guys, I really need some help. So my girlfriend and I stopped talking for a year and a half. It was my fault but I felt like if ...

Tags: teen love,struggles,jealousy,love,breakup,start over,move on,cheat,cheated on,help
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Sex/Intimacy and romance, Affairs and Jealousy, Getting on Better with my Partner, Communications in relationships, Living Apart Together

First Love

posted Tue 19, Sep 2017 at 12:17pm

When I was 18 years old I made friends with a boy on a random phone call. He first charmed me by saying that he saw me and is crazy in love with me but the next day he accepted that he doesn't know...

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Sex/Intimacy and romance, Friends & Family

what is happiness to you?

posted Mon 18, Sep 2017 at 5:35am

Can anybody truly define happiness?

Tags: happiness,finding yourself,living life
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Finding Time for Each Other, Friends & Family, Getting on Better with my Partner, Making a Commitment, Life transitions, Communications in relationships, A Psychologist's Perspective

Any advise on this seemingly psychopath relationship would be apprecited

posted Sun 17, Sep 2017 at 1:02am

I met a woman online about 2 yrs ago where she had posted she was divorced but was actually still married and her husband left her and was seeking a divorce. I told her she needed to finish her div...

Tags: abuse,cheat,deceit,deceptive,abusive,narcissist,manipulative,psychopath
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Sex/Intimacy and romance, Affairs and Jealousy, Making a Commitment, Communications in relationships, A Psychologist's Perspective, Sex and Affairs

Commitment

posted Fri 15, Sep 2017 at 1:49pm

I have been dating a woman for a little over 6 months. We are both mid to late 40s, and were previously married. Although my first marriage did not work out, I have not totally ruled out getting ma...

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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 12:12pm

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

Boyfreind caught masturbating in bed while I'm asleep

posted Mon 23, May 2011 at 10:40am

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

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

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

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

Partner has fallen out of love with me

posted Tue 10, Apr 2012 at 11:30pm

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 4:30am

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

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Don't know what to do for the best.

posted Thu 26, Aug 2010 at 11:21pm

My husband and I separated 4 years ago. He was unfaithful on 2 occasions, and tried to be on 2 others (to my knowledge), these were each one off affairs and were alcohol fuelled. At one point thi...

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Affairs and Jealousy, Making a Commitment

Anxious and insecure

posted Fri 27, Aug 2010 at 11:24pm

Me and my partner have been together for a year now and we have been happy together. But as most relationships go, we have been arguing lately over stupid things that we would never have done befor...

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Affairs and Jealousy

Strange relationship

posted Sat 28, Aug 2010 at 7:11pm

I met my partner in August 2009. She was divorced and I was living with my wife but we were separating. We had a beautiful love affair. Things were fantastic between us especially in April 2010. W...

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Making a Commitment

In-Laws tearing me down!!!!!!!

posted Sat 28, Aug 2010 at 10:51pm

Here it goes; my Fiance and I have been together for a couple of years and we just had a beautiful little boy. While I was pregnant his mom would tell me about all of her bad pregnancy situations (...

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Friends & Family

Intimacy

posted Sat 4, Sep 2010 at 5:43am

My partner is very selfish in how she chooses to show her affections towards me. She only does so when she feels like it and then rejects any attempts of creating closeness and intimacy when I do i...

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Sex/Intimacy and romance

Make or Break

posted Sat 4, Sep 2010 at 8:57pm

I have been married just over 2 years and with my wife for 3, This is my first marriage and my wifes second after she finished it with him as he didn't want to spend time with her. She has 2 chil...

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Finding Time for Each Other, Sex/Intimacy and romance, Affairs and Jealousy, Getting on Better with my Partner, Making a Commitment

his comments upset me. am i too sensitive?

posted Sun 5, Sep 2010 at 12:41pm

hi there I am currently a bit stuck. I have been with my partner for five years. my partner is a lovely, loving jokey guy. but sometimes I feel a bit offended/hurt by his jokes, as although he d...

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Friends & Family, Getting on Better with my Partner

no sex

posted Sun 12, Sep 2010 at 9:34pm

Right, so erm basically, i have little to no sex drive, and i never have, so i know its not because of stress or anything killing it off... i've just never really craved the need for sex like a no...

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Sex/Intimacy and romance

unsure what to do next ...

posted Mon 13, Sep 2010 at 11:46pm

I recently posted on here a problem about thinking my partner was going onto porn on the net. it was'ent the porn itself but the (supposed) lying that bothered me and was causing distress. it seeme...

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Getting on Better with my Partner

Differences

posted Wed 15, Sep 2010 at 1:40pm

Been with partner 1 year. We are different in our approaches, but both desire affection, love, respect and stability in our relationship. My partner is very independent and untrusting. I am...

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