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I Am In a Complicated Relationship

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    Lovechriscornell Lovechriscornell 26-30, F 2 Responses Jun 8, 2014

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    Lack of Love Life

    I'm new here, I signed up to find a group of people that can relate. Been Married for 15 years, over the years my wifes sex drive has faded and is all but gone. She tells me she loves me, but comes up with excuse after excuse when it comes to our sex life... We have two kids, she...
    Jack2580 Jack2580 41-45 1 Response Jun 3, 2008

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    I met him back in fifth grade,

    and we didn't like each other at all. We went through most of middle school ignoring each other (he's one of the more popular students, and I tend to shy away from big groups) except for a few brief interactions. Now we're both high school freshman, and I rarely see him anymore...
    AngelGirlSwims AngelGirlSwims 13-15, F 2 Responses Jan 13

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    If It Was Anyone Else...

    I really don't know how to begin. O_o simplistic may be best here. She used to be with me then left me for him, he who had many of the things that I did not in her mind. We had kids b4 she left, but she never really left. More like the other Guy and me started playing the...
    sammylv sammylv 36-40, M Jul 23, 2013

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    Hey guys. I feel like I need a shoulder to cry

    on or some advice, I just need someone to talk to:( Okay, so almost a year ago, I started dating a man who was(well, is) everything I have ever wanted but there is one problem: he has overstayed his tourist visa. When we started dating, his visa had just expired and he had told...
    mayy95 mayy95 18-21, F 1 Response Nov 8, 2014

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    I am a cadet on a ship.

    He is the third engineer, devastatingly good looking - and married with two kids.. Now when I met him I had no intentions of anything sexual, and I had no ideals of any sort of relationship except the sort between two coworkers. We work in different departments and so I didn't...
    Abplo Abplo 18-21, F 3 Responses Aug 4, 2014

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    Im sitting here wondering

    why I always fall into relationships with guys whose minds are still in their early 20's, insecure and always follow what their mates say and do? Or is this all men? Would love to hear others opinions on this, male or female?
    Bells83 Bells83 31-35, F 2 Responses Nov 9, 2014

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    He's Become My Bad Habit...

    I've had an on/off relationship with a guy for 8 years. From our first meeting we lit sparks off each other, passionate with lust and even 'GRRRRR you're so annoying!' He's one of those people that knows how to push a persons buttons to see how far he can wind them (me!) up but...
    nz2uk nz2uk 36-40, F 1 Response Aug 22, 2013

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    With my best friend of two years we act like

    were dating we hug kiss cuddle all that and we've both known we liked each other for a little over a year we won't date because he has a perfect picture in his head and does want it to be any less perfect to me
    xoxtaylorxox xoxtaylorxox 16-17, F Nov 3, 2014

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    I've been married for almost 20 years.

    We love each other, but the passion is gone and has been for awhile. We've grown into this comfortable living situation. We parent together, live together, sleep together, but things just aren't right. I got married very young and the life I've built with him and our kids is...
    KScarlett KScarlett 36-40, F 1 Response Mar 3, 2014

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    Complicated Is An Understatement For This Story

    So here is my story, its fairly long, so please, bare with me.  I met a woman that I worked with over 2 years ago, she was gorgeous, and had such a great personality, I loved being around her, when we worked together, I was happy, and when she wasnt there, I felt sad, which...
    topojoe83 topojoe83 26-30 Sep 15, 2010

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    I have been dating my boyfriend

    for a year and a half now but I have a feeling that things are going to get bad. My boyfriend and I believe in two different sub division in our religion so it complicates things . I grew up with strict parents who don't allow me to date and are very religious so if I have to...
    zai3 zai3 18-21, F 1 Response Jul 18, 2014

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    I have been in the same "relationship"

    for the last two years. We started out as friends with benefits, dated, moved in with each other, quit having sex, and stopped talking. Now I live here pay half the bills, do all the cooking and cleaning, and share none of my life minus the trips to and from the hospital. A part...
    Momma1985 Momma1985 26-30, F Sep 13, 2014

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    i'm done. we were going to do

    that whole stay friends thing but i'm giving up. he's such a ****** person and i'm seeing that now. i mean, i understand that i'm not perfect either and i have made heaps of mistakes, it's just that his by far outweigh mine. i broke up with him because he said he would stop...
    daydreamer27 daydreamer27 16-17, F 1 Response 2 days ago

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    My bf and I live in two different cities

    and it's not a piece of cake
    lexii0008 lexii0008 13-15, F 3 Responses Nov 26, 2014

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    I met Jon 4 years ago

    while I was still in high school. My best friend set me up with him because he was a chef, and I LOVE to cook. For 2 years we were just casual guck buddies. Once I graduated high school. I told Jon that wanted to be more than what we were. He told me he didn't have time for a...
    meganloren meganloren 18-21, F 1 Response Jan 28, 2014

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    Crush Not Really A Relationship Lol

    So I like this guy he goes to my college and he's one of my friends I told him about a month ago I liked him he said he didn't feel the same way and recently he started to hardcore flirt with me by touching me which never happened and tries to get close to me.. He is genuinely a...
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Nov 2, 2013

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    Am I Being Used?

    My relationship right now is the most complicated one i've ever been in. I was in a relationship for four years with a wonderful girl. We were engaged, had our own place and were doing wonderful.  A year ago, she left, just one day broke it off and got into a...
    anyankafirequeen anyankafirequeen 26-30, F 7 Responses Sep 14, 2009

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    I Let It Get Further And Further.

    This thursday would have been one year with my boyfriend. Instead, it is one year with the kid i'm seeing. ( Would have been boyfriend) We broke up, he came back but, still nothing is official. He knows I love him, I haven't told him ... but he knows. I let this relationship...
    FallenForTheIdiotInUniform FallenForTheIdiotInUniform 22-25, F Apr 9, 2013

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    So I am writing this more to vent

    but I also need advice. I have been with my boyfriend since 2010. the first few years were great. I felt loved and he I loved him dearly. he made me happy and I could see myself spending my whole life with him. In 2013 I became pregnant and we both decided to have an abortion...
    doubtful09 doubtful09 18-21, F Mar 11

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    My boyfriend and I have been dating

    for almost six months. He is divorced with two teenaged girls age 14 and 15. I am divorced with two girls aged 8 and 5 and a 4 year old son. We are very much in love woth one another. He believes that chivalry is not dead. He will never allow me to open the door, he pulls out my...
    MissingBoston MissingBoston 26-30, F Jun 20, 2014

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    Confused Relationship

    My relationship is one on the extremes. But its always confusing. Maybe Im the one who's confused, but yeah its kinda complicated. From being a guy who'd never get into a serious relationship..I fell madly in love with her,and now my life revolves around her. Even the seriousness...
    rockstard rockstard 22-25, M 9 Responses Dec 15, 2011

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    I'm in a long distance relationship.

    I fear I can't give him what he wants because I'm far away. he gets really sad a lot and frustrated at me. so I hope he doesn't get tired of this one day
    Krisxo Krisxo 22-25, F 1 Response Nov 25, 2014

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    ItsMeJessy ItsMeJessy 18-21, F 1 Response Jun 21, 2014

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    chiana14512 chiana14512 13-15, F Sep 27, 2014

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    forkinyoureye forkinyoureye 18-21, F 1 Response Apr 11

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    our relationship has never been typical.

    it's always been weird... unconventional. well, i suppose it's becoming more normal and accepted these days... anyway, we met online. just an online chat website that hooks you up with random people. you usually don't find cool people on there, but sometimes you do. i found him...
    daydreamer27 daydreamer27 16-17, F May 10

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    In a yo-yo relationship.

    .. Been together 5 years (not together now for almost a year) but those 5 years we have broken up about 5 times (each break up he broke it off with me and wanted to get back with me) this time I said enough. I can't keep doing this... But I obviously can because I talk to him on...
    tiddlywinks123 tiddlywinks123 26-30, F Jun 10, 2014

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    I am a 40 year old lesbian,

    my girlfriend pretended to be single and coming out of a bad divorce. I was living in California she was in Massachusetts. After dateing online for awhile we decided I should move to be with her. When I got here she had an apartment ready for me with lavish furnishings. And she...
    xgingerx1974 xgingerx1974 36-40, F 2 Responses Jul 10, 2014

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    I would only describe my marriage like this at

    times as we have just recently decided to embark on a new adventure together and open our relationship. It is both scary and exciting, freeing and uncomfortable but above all, it shows me our love can last through anything. Complicated? Sometimes. Madly in love? Always and...
    Looking4Oz Looking4Oz 26-30, F 1 Response May 18

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    My Complicated Relationship

    I am in a Complicated Relationship.  I know that this could be in a different category but, it is very complicated.  I get frustrated and aggravated at how events unfold.  Anyway, where do I begin.  I have a Best Boyfriend Forever.  We were friends for 2...
    crabcancer69 crabcancer69 36-40, F 2 Responses Nov 26, 2009

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    I don't know how I feel about the relationship

    I am in.... Sometimes it's good and sometimes I get annoyed and just want to move on. I love my boyfriend but a lot of the time I don't think I'm in love with him. I just don't know.....
    karalolz karalolz 18-21, F 5 Responses Jan 10, 2014

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    I Had An Affair With My Friends Wife And Now She Wants To End It And I Dont Want To Go On Living.

    Just over a year ago my friends wife told me she had feelings for me, she was friends with my girlfriend and we all used to go out together. We all hung out together as part of a big social group and in the months building up i noticed her flirt with me a little more then one...
    avb1538 avb1538 26-30 2 Responses Jan 8, 2013

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    Well it lasted 6 month.

    She decided to call a break due to my insecurities. The problem has let me down in the past. I decide to get councelling. She said we will take things slow and not be with each other everyday like we were. Tonight one of her friends said she cheated . So I have a situation in my...
    paul1989 paul1989 22-25, M Jan 18

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    Living Together...

    I've been with my current boyfriend since September and he had to move in with me in June because he had nowhere to go. Let me explain a little better... When he was younger he'd taken his sisters vehicle (he was old enough to drive lol) and he'd ran a stop sign and hit another...
    SexyChelle86 SexyChelle86 26-30, F 4 Responses Aug 13, 2013

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    I Love Him But He's Confused.

    . - All I want for me and my boyfriend is to be crazy about each other like before. I, myself, am crazy about my boyfriend but my boyfriend, on the other hand, seems to be confused about how he feels. It all started in September. I had just broken up with my ex and one day on the...
    kimburrlee kimburrlee 18-21, F Jan 9, 2014

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    Someone Help Me

    Come to think of it, even the beginning of our relationship was bad. When we started talking again, my girlfriend was with her ex at that time. You flirted with me to the point that i fell for you and I confessed. You told me that you liked me too. And we kissed three days later...
    Diddy20 Diddy20 18-21, F 3 Responses Aug 29, 2013

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    Where To Even Start?

    I am currently married/living with my spouse. I do not share the bed with him. Nor do we have any sort of intimate lifestyle. We do however, have 3 little girls who live with us in the house. We have been "separated" for months now, but he has not really seen anyone seriously. I...
    2 Responses Jan 27, 2013

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    We were together for 9 months,

    but my family was open about hating him. He couldn't handle it anymore and ended it. We got in this huge fight and stopped being friends. Then we both started seeing other people. The issue with that was we both weren't over each other. He's my first love and he holds my heart...
    Noel138 Noel138 13-15, F 2 Responses Aug 29, 2014

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    Oneness

    Oneness My heart grows distant and cold. Freezing over for its own preservation. The woman inside keeps you at bay, pushing you further and further away. Silently building up my fortress, a safe place apart from this distress. The girl who still loves you screams out in protest I...
    LG76 LG76 36-40, F 1 Response Mar 12, 2012

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    The Last Straw

    First off, let me say that I am not blinded by a false concept of true love. I've been through hell and back in previous relationships. Now I'm with someone who seems to be secure in every way. Confident, in a great family, very humble guy. I'm so happy with him but we're so...
    jetaimeh jetaimeh 22-25, F 1 Response Nov 28, 2012

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    It's complicated. I'm finally with a man

    that I love. He's four years older than I am and he has a nice little apartment and a wonderful job. At first, we got along so well. I felt like I was living for the first time in my life. And then he started showing signs of insecurity and jealousy. He started having horrible...
    InsaneFlowerGirl InsaneFlowerGirl 22-25, F 4 Responses Mar 3

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    I sometimes feel imprisoned by my wife's mood

    swings. Her stress level is high from work and it doesn't take much to set her off raising her voice at me or crying... I could ask if she knows if we have more toothpaste in the other bathroom closet or if she was able to pick up dog food at the store.... I am suddenly...
    mydreamsonly mydreamsonly 31-35, M 2 Responses Oct 18, 2014

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    We're Complex

    I guess we're both kind of complex human beings. I have BPD and can't deal with being close to people. It took me a full five months until I could really ever touch my girlfriend in a sexual way. It took me eternities until I first kissed her. It took me months until I was able...
    GothGrrrl GothGrrrl 18-21, F 1 Response Jul 18, 2007

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    Younger women dating older men mainly

    because younger women are attracted older men. older men mature, confident, stable .Mature guys always know how to treat their women.These younger women are looking for their age gap love romance.For older men, Younger women older men relationships will surely make an older man...
    vanessacc11 vanessacc11 26-30, F Jan 4

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    Im pushing someone that i really like away

    since i fear falling for him and not being with him. What should i do?
    Misguided123 Misguided123 22-25, F 1 Response Oct 4, 2014

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