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    Now! But where were all these wonderful men

    when I was single? 10 years of bad blind dates.
    JJjenniejones JJjenniejones 41-45, F 32 Responses Oct 11

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    I got married today! I have a husband!

    Unfortunately no honeymoon can happen yet, but I am MARRIED! I've always wanted this day to happen, and now it has, and it's been and gone too quickly.
    timeline112 timeline112 18-21, F 12 Responses Aug 2

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    My husband has these moments I guess you can say

    where he has to take off drinking every once a month on a binge for atleast 2 or more days, this last time he went for 3 days and came home just for me to find a text of him texting his cousin asking about her gorgeous friend n if she's digging him, n he beat me up when he got...
    jsinclair21 jsinclair21 26-30, F 26 Responses 3 days ago

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    I THINK UNSOLICITED HONEY-DO LISTS SUCK!

    WARNING!!! What I am about to discuss below is controversial. It might offend some sensibilities. So if you read it brace yourself. WARNING!!!On many occasions, I have heard about the infamous honey-to-do or honey-do list. It usually consists of a list of projects that some wives...
    MarredMind MarredMind 36-40, F 11 Responses 4 days ago

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    Will Never Forget It

    The day we promised that we would love each other, and stay with each other, poor or rich, ill or well. That day was about sixteen years ago. My bridesmaid was my own daughter, product of an unsuccessful marriage and then divorce. At the time she was five. Being divorced and...
    PleaseSkipTheToddlerStage PleaseSkipTheToddlerStage 41-45, F 11 Responses Apr 23, 2013

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    I'm so saaaaaad:( Why there's no a money

    fountain?:( In that way my husband shouldn't go away from us:(
    HappyWife16 HappyWife16 18-21, F 6 hrs ago

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    Tell me what you think!

    "Marriage doesn't take away our loneliness. To be alive is to be lonely. It's the human condition. Marriage doesn't change the human condition. It can't make us completely unlonely. And when it doesn't, we blame our partner for doing something wrong, or we go searching for...
    Rheasdream Rheasdream 36-40, F 17 Responses 15 hrs ago

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    It will be a baby boy!

    We are so excited!
    HappyWife16 HappyWife16 18-21, F 2 Responses 6 hrs ago

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    Is it a bad sign that.

    ..My husband has been out of town for over a week and I am loving every minute alone with my 3 year old son and wish my husband could stay out of town longer? It's soooooo much less stressful with him gone.
    lifesgoodbut lifesgoodbut 36-40, F 28 Responses Sep 14

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    I got married almost a month ago.

    We have disagreements often and I feel we don't deal with issues, we talk them over then sweep them under the rug. I'm almost regretting this marriage. He will promise to do things but hardly carries them out... Like getting my car fixed, our insurance on time, our marriage...
    kenztaylor kenztaylor 22-25, F 30 Responses 3 days ago

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    My place in this alienated world

    I'm married and I don't live in a sexless marriage.I have a family and I'm happy with what I have.I'm not on EP to be anybody's father or mother ; don't need a romance or any kind of cyber sex.I can't help anybody who is too stubborn to accept the truth,no matter how brutal the...
    SaintMaj SaintMaj 36-40, M 26 Responses Aug 13, 2011

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    My wife continues her affair

    and it turns me on.
    tx2stepper2013 tx2stepper2013 41-45, M 3 Responses 5 days ago

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    I love you though you often hurt me with harsh

    words. I love you though you sometimes push me away. I love you though you have caused such conflict between us due to your selfish ways. I love you though you tell me your being selfish, but doing it anyway. I love you though you confuse me by one minute pushing me away, only...
    Troutflies Troutflies 41-45, M 5 Responses 11 hrs ago

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    Legally

    I was married just last week.  Kris and I did it in  a town in a neighboring state where Lesbian and Gay marriages are legal... we had everything ready, Kris had researched this carefully.  We had waived the three-day waiting period. We got up early, showered and...
    SaratogaGirl SaratogaGirl 26-30, F 46 Responses Jul 27, 2010

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    We just started arguing over the bathtub

    that is chipping apart and growing mold in our only full bathroom. I want it to be fixed, then hubby goes off about how nothing is ever good enough (in reference to our squeaking faucet we replaced in the bathroom. *sighs*
    galaxygurl galaxygurl 26-30, F 2 Responses 7 hrs ago

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    And I love it. I love the arguments,

    because love follows, I love the funny moments of early morning clumsiness, because love follows, I love the hours of silent treatment, then with a smile or a funny joke, love follows. I love laying next to her at night, knowing I am good husband, because she grabs and pulls me...
    Sheismybestfriend Sheismybestfriend 31-35, M 13 Responses Sep 16

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    I really love my husband

    and he loves me back but sometimes he just ignores me and leaves me at my parents house for days and doesn't even checkup on me. I love him so much and can't stay a minute away from him but he doesn't understand all he has to do is work. It's been seven months now to our...
    lovelylady1234 lovelylady1234 26-30, F 4 Responses a week ago

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    To a man that sleeps

    while i cry silent tears in the kitchen Please don't say it will be alright because i know better. No response needed. Just needed to say if aloud
    bethany444 bethany444 46-50, F 10 Responses Aug 12

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    I overheard my husband yesterday,

    giving dating advice to a young man that is a friend of ours. He did not know I was able to hear him. He said, "My wife finds true joy and excitement in almost every detail of life. If you find a woman that consistently has that quality, catch her, and do everything you can to...
    Accebere Accebere 36-40, F 22 Responses Mar 15

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    I just can't believe its a baby boy:') all this

    time thinking it was a girl we don't even have a name
    HappyWife16 HappyWife16 18-21, F 2 Responses 6 hrs ago

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    HappyWife16 HappyWife16 18-21, F 1 Response 1 day ago

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    I am in a loveless marriage looking

    for the courage to find a way out. 💔
    heyitslucita heyitslucita 31-35, F 4 Responses 6 days ago

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    There have been some truly awful times in my

    marriage and some that were so wonderful, I would have never imagined they could be real were I not living them. From the beginning, friends would tell my husband and me that we had the kind of relationship they wished to someday have. It was never perfect. But we were so in...
    Aurinne Aurinne 36-40, F 8 Responses Sep 10

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    I married the man of my dreams two years ago.

    It was perfect, honestly. We met in college when I was eighteen and he was twenty-three. We dated for two years before he finally popped the question. During that time, we bought a house together, graduated from college, moved our childhood pets into the house, discussed baby...
    lottisian lottisian 22-25, F 27 Responses Jul 16

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    My husband has issues with anger

    and control. Once my dog didn't come back when he was called and my husband kicked him physically through the door like a football. Ive never heard a dog scream but I swear he did. Once his son didn't clean up as he was told and my husband grabbed him by the hair and was...
    Blondie1978 Blondie1978 36-40, F 9 Responses 1 hr ago

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    I've been married for almost a year now

    and it feels like we were just married yesterday. My husband is 25 and I'm 21 and we're very happy. I have hope for us, I have a gut feeling that we're going to do everything together and experience every bit of life together , I'm extremely elated about that. Every morning...
    greentearocks greentearocks 18-21, F 9 Responses Dec 23, 2013

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    Eleni1179 Eleni1179 31-35, F 40 Responses 6 days ago

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    ..........but not for much longer.

    I finally had enough. As I suspected, he did not come home until 630 this morning. Then the fights began. Unfortunately for him some witnessed our "disagreement" and the police were called. I pushed back my feelings of guilt and sent a statement to the police chief.I did not let...
    Lld84 Lld84 26-30, F 15 Responses 2 days ago

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    Once We Were Sexless But Now We Are Sexy As

    I have already mentioned that I love my husband dearly and that we are happily married and have recently celebrated our 29th wedding anniversary.  In a nutshell, we have survived.  And I have also already mentioned that things weren't always as rosy as they are now and we have...
    perseverer perseverer 51-55, F 62 Responses Mar 8, 2011

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    I do not understand my wife anymore,

    she is 42 and has regular temper tantrums, and expects me to know why, but won't explain when I ask, I'm so confused with her n wtf
    fortycreek fortycreek 46-50, M 12 Responses 6 days ago

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    tx2stepper2013 tx2stepper2013 41-45, M 5 Responses 2 days ago

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    Is it just me or does

    that very important piece of paper, change everything? Within 11 months of saying I Do, we were separated (albeit for only 7 months). We had both stopped trying to keep the other interested and stopped making an effort. It took those 7 months of on/off status and lots of talking...
    Bowlingdiva111 Bowlingdiva111 36-40, F 2 Responses 2 days ago

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    I think my 8 year marriage to the love of my

    life is falling apart. It's tearing me up. Been taken by ambulence to the er after collapsing due to stress from the situation. My wife says she doesn't feel the intmacy anymore. We still get along and everything else seems the same. I am willing to do whatever it takes. She...
    Troutflies Troutflies 41-45, M 16 Responses 1 day ago

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    I just got married Saturday

    and I'm in Hawaii for a honeymoon. I hope I'm with my husband until death
    loveylaura loveylaura 26-30, F 42 Responses Sep 17

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    Issues33 Issues33 36-40, F 15 Responses Sep 8

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    My husband is the best!

    We still do what we used to do when we weren't married yet,our love is growing! Even if sometimes we are not in a good mood we look for something to make us feel better:3 We are really happy and we are a young marriage.
    HappyWife16 HappyWife16 18-21, F 4 Responses 2 days ago

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    I married a man who is not

    who I thought he was and now I feel completely trapped .... I need a break ... I don't think I was meant to be married ... I give too much of myself and them realize that I am being taken for granted ... And when I realise it's too late ... He doesn't care for me ... Just goes...
    season82 season82 31-35, F 23 Responses Aug 29

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    I want the type of marriage

    that anniversary cards are written for.
    Dreamgirl75 Dreamgirl75 36-40, F 15 Responses Aug 25

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    NewlyMarriedMom123 NewlyMarriedMom123 18-21, F 23 Responses Sep 30

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    Protecting My Marriage & Reputation

    I recently write a story about women obeying men. My opinion on this is that I will not obey a man, ever. My husband and I have been married for sixteen years (fourteen dating exclusively), so a total of over 30 years. The reason are marriage works isn't just because we love...
    deleted deleted 26-30 25 Responses Oct 3, 2013

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    Never Thought It Would Happen...

    Really. For most of my life, I never thought I was desirable marriage material. But for some reason, a wonderful woman saw in me something that I still have yet to see in myself and agreed to be my wife. I'm only newly wed right now, and while the relationship itself hasn't...
    Tuva Tuva 31-35, M 15 Responses Aug 9, 2010

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    If you're considering getting married,

    think about this.... When the police are investigating a homicide, they ALWAYS investigate the spouse first..... .....and that pretty much tells you everything you need to know about marriage. :)
    Babydoll42 Babydoll42 41-45, F 26 Responses Mar 6

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    TeddyboyUK72 TeddyboyUK72 41-45, M 1 day ago

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    I always told myself I would never get married.

    I should have listened to myself.
    clover17392 clover17392 41-45, F 27 Responses Jun 10

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    My wife and I have been married

    for 32 years and our relationship may be the best it's ever been. I had a friend say, not long ago, that I talk about my wife like we are newly weds (I guess I do). The thing I want people to understand is that while we enjoy a great marriage now, that has not always been the...
    Texaspumper Texaspumper 51-55, M 25 Responses Sep 25

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    Married people, when people say communcation is

    key what does that exactly mean? When is talking to much? Lots of people say men hate nagging. But what if the wife is just trying to "communcate"? What do husbands like to hear from their wives? Do we tell our husbands everything? Do we tell eachother what is bothering us...
    tearsfalling89 tearsfalling89 22-25, F 9 Responses 2 days ago

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    So today is the first day in 5 months I have

    been truly happy. I have decided to give my ALL to husband. I thought my heart was lost and my head was here but have discovered it is opposite! Today I realized my husband has my heart and my mind is what was a stray! I am now able to channel myself and give my all and truly be...
    hbgirl24 hbgirl24 31-35, F 16 Responses Aug 14

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    I'm married but lonely.

    My husband has no interest in spending time with me or having any meaningful conversations
    jacqueline3 jacqueline3 46-50, F 51 Responses Aug 30

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    After childbearing, it has been extremely hard

    to reach it again. Sometimes, I don't feel anything at all. Sometimes, I do feel it coming then it dwindles. What advice can u give me? I try to imagine and finger but it doesn't work.
    Cotton1234567890 Cotton1234567890 31-35, F 9 Responses 2 days ago

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    Early in the morning today I locked our bedroom

    door as we were about to have sex, about two minutes later our 12yr old son started knocking on the door as we were having sex (but we were not making any noise), he continue knocking and calling us until, our 3 year old woke up and we stopped. Now there are new rules for the...
    Akiragen Akiragen 36-40, M 10 Responses 2 days ago

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    I'm having this feeling like I hate my husband.

    Bcos I feel like our kids are not his priority. He doesnt even play with them or tell them stories. He doesnt feed them or bathe them. Instead, he's always busy with his motorbike or his mobile, facebooking & all that. Such a very immature thing for a husband & a father!
    mymindspeaks mymindspeaks 26-30, F 6 Responses 5 hrs ago

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    Intimacy is so important in a marriage /

    similar relationship. It keeps the passion and feelings alive.
    Mysticme Mysticme 26-30, F 12 Responses Aug 28

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    tx2stepper2013 tx2stepper2013 41-45, M 7 Responses 3 days ago

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    I am very much married

    for 12 years now! No kids and I don't know if it will happen soon to Have kids. Sexless? yes! Due of medication and our age gap. Do I mind? Sometime! But when you love someone! And you bow for marriage for better or worse till death do as part then do your promise. Unless your...