I Am Married Yet Alone

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    Married And Alone 26 Years

    I have exactly the same situation, I have been married for almost 26 lonely years.  I got married too young at 18 I dont think I can take this anymore either.  He puts everyone ahead of me I am just a door mat.  I dont know what to do.
    unhappywife22 unhappywife22
    41-45, F
    3 Responses Dec 12, 2009


    Its actually amusing how I find us trying to avoid each other on the weekends. Most people look forward to fridays, spend time with the family and so on. Although I have convinced myself the marriage is over, I still havn't left yet. I am planning my escape though, and these...
    88nascar88 88nascar88
    41-45, M
    3 Responses May 6, 2012

    Married But So Alone

    Sometimes I wonder how I got here then I remember it was never great but has just gotten worse! I dated my husband 4 years before we married and we have now been married 5 years! He does his thing and I do mine but it never includes anything together. He has an older son who got...
    Ellen1975 Ellen1975
    3 Responses Apr 2, 2012


    I have only been married for 7 and a half years and I feel like my husband just doesn't care. He never asks about me or how things are for me and when I try and tell him he cracks jokes or I get cut off by one of his antics. See, I'm not married to a "man's man" .. I am married...
    littleredhen1283 littleredhen1283
    1 Response Nov 8, 2011

    We Are Just Different

    I fear being alone so much that I do anything I can to make sure that he doesn't ever have a reason to leave. I am lost in him in others in general really. I have always been much happier when I am distracted with someone else's needs or solving their problems and not having to...
    DeviusDuchess DeviusDuchess
    41-45, F
    7 Responses Dec 12, 2012

    I Never Know What Is Right!

    I don't even know where to begin.  All I do know is that I am tired of being the understanding wife.  I just want to run away and start a new life.  I feel alone already; so starting a new life alone would not be much different.  The only difference would be...
    amn4777 amn4777
    8 Responses Jun 1, 2008
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