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Relationship is failing, BF doesn't understand the problem

posted Wed 31, Jan 2018 at 10:10pm

I hope i can find someone who eill help me with this . I've been dating this guy witch is one year older than me (I'm 17 he's 18) and it's been going on for something like three months.At first eve...

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Getting on Better with my Partner, Communications in relationships, A Psychologist's Perspective, Sex and Affairs

Complications

posted Sun 28, Jan 2018 at 2:18pm

Hi all, I am here because I need advice and have no idea what to do. So basically I am in a relationship, we’ve been together for almost 2 years. However, recently stress has impacted us massively...

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Work, Finding Time for Each Other, Mixed Families, Living Apart Together

Husband in fear of infidelity? Reoccuring nightmares!

posted Sun 28, Jan 2018 at 1:07am

It has been an ongoing thing that my husband has been having nightmares about me cheating and leaving him for somebody else. I would like to help him get over this fear because he wakes up thinking...

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

Am I overreacting for not believing my partner

posted Sat 27, Jan 2018 at 1:07pm

My live in boyfriend of 4 yrs and I came home from a night of hanging out at about 12.15am. There was already some tension between us from an unresolved matter three days prior. I went to shower ...

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Sex/Intimacy and romance, Communications in relationships

Instagram likes and respect (betrayal of trust?)

posted Fri 26, Jan 2018 at 6:24pm

So i have been married for 5 years. I always trusted my husband and never thought he could betray me or disrespect me in amy way shape or form. He's my entire universe. We have 2 kids together. ...

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Affairs and Jealousy, A Psychologist's Perspective

Need advice with this ASAP

posted Thu 25, Jan 2018 at 12:01am

We’re both 19 and have been together for just over two years but lately my partner has been having second thoughts, and said she might want to end so she can concentrate on her uni work, as she is ...

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Work, Finding Time for Each Other, A Psychologist's Perspective, Living Apart Together

I need some help with this

posted Wed 24, Jan 2018 at 12:21am

Male here. I have to write this down. I need help to overcome. Meeting her first for real after online where she contacted me … we both fell in love as in the most magical moment in time – we w...

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Friends & Family, Mixed Families, Communications in relationships, A Psychologist's Perspective

Constant need for male approval?

posted Tue 23, Jan 2018 at 3:53pm

Hi there, Just wondering what’s wrong with me in all honesty, whether this is some kind of disorder or if I’m just weird! I’m 24 but I look about 17 (blonde, make up, go to the gym ect – I re...

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A Psychologist's Perspective

My relationship with my partner is breaking down rapidly

posted Tue 23, Jan 2018 at 3:17pm

I feel my relationship with my partner is going downhill since we relocated in september. We dont do anyhing together and every time i ask it seems forced. I do activities he likes for him but i wo...

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Communications in relationships

Partner’s father is dying - I am shut out

posted Mon 22, Jan 2018 at 1:07am

Hi everyone, I’ve been with my partner in a long distance relationship for 3.5 years (2 different countries in Europe). We have a 10 year age gap and are in our 30s and 40s. Our relationship has...

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Getting on Better with my Partner, Making a Commitment, Life transitions, Communications in relationships, Living Apart Together

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Partner is prevaricating

posted Fri 30, Jun 2017 at 7:01pm

I have been seeing a married woman for approaching

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Affairs and Jealousy, Making a Commitment, Word from the street, A Psychologist's Perspective, Sex and Affairs

Threesome MMF

posted Mon 25, Sep 2017 at 9:35am

Hi guys, this is my first post here, I've just activated my account today. The reason I've joined is because I'm confused over a fantasy that I have and I wanted some opinions. Whether or not I'm b...

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Sex/Intimacy and romance, Sex and Affairs

Waiting until marriage for sex?

posted Wed 2, May 2012 at 10:50pm

I really want to wait until marriage to have sex with my boyfriend. But I'm always really horny when I'm around him. We've messed around like him fingering me and me giving him a hand job but we've...

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Sex/Intimacy and romance

Controlling, insecure and paranoid boyfriend

posted Sun 20, Dec 2009 at 5:26pm

When I as 18 I met this guy either late 2007 or early 2008 ( I cant quite remember). From the first time I set eyes on him I liked him as he was and still is very attractive. Instead of him approa...

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Affairs and Jealousy, Getting on Better with my Partner

dazed and confused

posted Tue 8, Jun 2010 at 9:50am

Not quite sure if this the place to be but need get some stuff of me chest. I have had a bad year and a half which has led to my wife leaving me. so 7 years ago I had an operation which was to r...

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Sex/Intimacy and romance

My husband loses and breaks things almost every day

posted Wed 4, Aug 2010 at 2:45pm

My husband and I have only been married for a year, but we are having some real problems already. He is great around the house and helping with our new baby but he literally breaks or loses someth...

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Money, Housework, Getting on Better with my Partner

Trouble understanding men!!!

posted Tue 27, Sep 2011 at 2:35pm

Hello! I've had a few bad relationships 1 of which was domestic violence and after being single for over 2 years I have started looking to date again. I am currently talking to a guy off a chat ...

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Sex/Intimacy and romance

Broken up/On a break with boyfriend...potential to get back together?

posted Fri 4, Nov 2011 at 12:44pm

Hi there, My situation is very confusing and could really use some help and perspective to see what's going on. I started university over a year ago now, and met possibly the most amazing uniqu...

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Sex/Intimacy and romance, Making a Commitment

Insecurity

posted Sun 6, Nov 2011 at 6:32pm

I've been with my boyfriend for nearly 9 months now. Although I liked him for 2 years before we got together. Anyway we're really well suited but the problem is I seem to just go on at him for no r...

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Getting on Better with my Partner

Help me..... Is this all my fault.......

posted Mon 14, Nov 2011 at 6:58am

I dont know...... whats going on in my life. I want to share these thoughts because i feel really lonely and i dont have anyone to share my thoughts. I cant even share with my boyfriend because he ...

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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

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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 12:17pm

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 9:50am

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 10:46am

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 3:13pm

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