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I Don't Think My Husband Is Able to Provide Emotional Support

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    Pregnant And He Doesn't Take Care Of Me

    Well I'm pregnant with baby # 2... he is happy about the thought of another child, yet being very unsupportive during the pregnancy. I am feeling physically and emotionally bad, he just doesn't care... He says that the nausea and the migraines are all in my head, and that it is...
    Xkiss Xkiss 31-35, F 1 Response May 18, 2012

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    Like Starving In A Desert...

    My husband and I have been together for 15 years. When we first met, he was very successful in his public career. I was just starting out. At that time, I was less apt to express my need for emotional support. I lacked such support growing up, and came to view emotional needs as...
    Jemma42 Jemma42 41-45 1 Response Sep 12, 2011

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    Unsupportive Husband

    Hi, I have been married for six years, have two kids.  I decided to go back to school a little over a year ago and have had such a awful experience with it.  I work part-time, go to school full time, raise our kids while also doing all the house work inside and out...
    momsweetblessings momsweetblessings 26-30 2 Responses Oct 18, 2010

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    Loolu34

    I too have issues with my husband. We have been married for 19 yrs.. don't ask how i have made it this far.  He is a wonderful man and provides for his family. We both are on our second marriage. He has 3 grown children married and have their children now. I have 2 children not...
    loolu34 loolu34 61-65 1 Response Aug 23, 2011

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    Emotional Desert

    My husband and I have been married for 5 years and dated for 2, both in our 50s. 4 months ago I broke my leg at work. Since then I have had complications and am unable to put weight on it. I can not work, drive, grocery shop, clean house,cook, take a shower, etc. I am totally...
    postalgal07 postalgal07 46-50, F 1 Response May 13, 2012

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    I feel like I'm living with a stranger(fiance).

    .. we mostly have small talk and honestly I don't care that we are at this point. there's days I don't care about him as I should
    emotionalmommy emotionalmommy 22-25, F Jul 18

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    My Husband Does Not Express Himself Until He Is Angry

    . He doesnt have any friends and when he does meet people he doesnt keep in touch or pursue friendship, he is home when he is not working but he sits in front of the tv 90 percent of the time.. Its like he doesnt now how to be a partof a family, I cook and ask him to eat with us...
    cdatkins101 cdatkins101 46-50 5 Responses Mar 12, 2011

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    But I Require a Lot of It

    I would love to know what at least one outside party thinks about this... My husband and I have been together for a long time and have been married for 9 months and have a three year old daughter.I have battled depression for my entire life and I cry when I am...
    Undiscovered22 Undiscovered22 26-30, F 11 Responses Mar 19, 2008

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    Crying On The Couch..my Husband Is Sleeping Peacfully

    I'm very emotional right now. This is a warning. There's a lot going on. A lot of stressors in my life. Tonight I feel defeated. I try to be the perfect wife. My husband is a good man. He showers me with love and affection. There are times when I worry that our relationship is...
    patchoulimama patchoulimama 31-35 Sep 12, 2011

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    Unpretty Life

    My husband and I have been married for 7 years, dating for almost 10 now. He works for the military overseas and I'm just a native of the area. He makes good amount of money and supports me economically. I take care of the house and try to spend as little as possible and...
    Koi81 Koi81 31-35 1 Response Jul 31, 2012

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    Why Can't He Just Listen?

    I'm a 33 yr old mother of a baby boy, currently staying at home to take care of him. My partner is turning 41 this June, is intellectually inferior and just does not listen to me or my problems. When I try to talk to him about something that's bothering me, or a problem comes up...
    lilla lilla 31-35 1 Response Jun 9, 2008

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    I guess this is just me having a childish rant hoping to feel a bit better. I just don't feel happy with myself, people are always telling me to be like other people or complaining...
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    There is nothing more unnatractive than an attractive peson who smokes. I don't care how hot you are, that is a complete no go for me. sorry not sorry.
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    I think I would rather **** in my hands and clap just quietly lol. She wants to get back with me. Sorry love but the damage is done. I gave my all and if it wasn't good enough then...
    WokenandOpen WokenandOpen 31-35, M 4 days ago

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    Bill Gate had dropped out of college. He had founded his own company. He is one smart person without a degree.
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    A college degree does not prove you are smart and many think that it does. But it does prove that you are disciplined.
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    When people used to find out that I have a college degree, some of them would say "wow, you must be smart" to which I would always answer "I may be smarter than some people in one...
    flirtingjoe flirtingjoe 61-65, M 5 days ago

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    This isn't because I'm ugly or bad with girls (I am pretty bad with girls though) Its a conscious decision I've made. I want to live a certain way and I'm afraid it might be hard...
    Jshorty96 Jshorty96 18-21, M 5 days ago

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    I've met educated people with degrees who are still as thick as pigshit. And I've met people with limited education who are extremely intelligent. Education doesn't have to be...
    usernameinneed usernameinneed 26-30, M 4 Responses 5 days ago

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    Chris Rock dropped out of high school when he was in the 10th grade. In my opinion, he is one of the most brilliant comedians and social commentators we have right now. I am in...
    Boulier Boulier 18-21, F 6 Responses 5 days ago

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    http://m.bookemon.com/book-profile/the-shadows-arising/165803 If you click on this link, it will take you to a book I wrote a few years ago, "The Shadows Arising". It has become...
    novaftmpride novaftmpride 16-17, T 5 days ago

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    http://m.bookemon.com/book-profile/the-shadows-arising/165803 If you click on this link, it will take you to a book I wrote a few years ago, "The Shadows Arising". It has become...
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    to have a boyfriend or girl friend it is only ever about looks figure how good you are in bed 3 main thing's men or women go for I don't have eny of them advantages I just don't...
    susangoga susangoga 31-35, F 6 days ago

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    I've been plagued by contempt for my father for many years, and I'm trying to figure out if it's just an issue with my brain, with me as a person, or if I was actually emotionally...
    expandingforward expandingforward 36-40, M 6 days ago

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    I've tried every hypnosis technique I can find on the Internet, either I'm not finding good ones or I'm just not so easily hypnotized.
    Ticklemeplease7 Ticklemeplease7 18-21, M Jul 23

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    This isn't a challenge... It's a warning;)
    Dahlia2020 Dahlia2020 31-35, F 4 Responses Jul 22

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    I'm sorry to all of you who are over weight and might fell like this is rude, but its not. If your over weight then I don't hate you no, its just that I don't support people who...
    kelseypalmer08 kelseypalmer08 13-15, F Jul 21

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    You can learn whatever you want, Why do you have to go to school for it? Because I know you can go to school and still not be educated. Is there something wrong with wanting to...
    Firechidist Firechidist 18-21, F Jul 20

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    my dad has smoked cigarettes and drank alcohol since he was 9 years old. he just died 3 months ago from severe lung cancer and liver cancer. he was 45. this is no joke. and it's...
    pipernicole4 pipernicole4 13-15, F Jul 19

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    I really don't think EP is a dating site, but I see it being used as one, I mean don't get me wrong, if it weren't for EP, six amazing people that I know wouldn't be married...
    BroknGirl89 BroknGirl89 26-30, F 1 Response Jul 18

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    Who really thinks she is I mean really. To all the fans of Miley Cyrus out their I'm sorry but she is tricking you guys into believing she is a good person in the inside. I think a...
    kelseypalmer08 kelseypalmer08 13-15, F Jul 18

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    I know that suicide isn’t allowed in Christianity. But I have already failed God. I am already a walking sin. I’m nothing worth saving. I’m nothing worth pitying. I am...
    colourflame colourflame 13-15, F 6 Responses Jul 17

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    I'm not even fully aware of what happened. I mean, I'm not really close to much of anyone in my family, or even out of it. But I don't understand why I have such a hard time with...
    dwyli33 dwyli33 18-21, F 1 Response Jul 17

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    To be marriage just feels like a contact, love shouldn't need a contact. As far as I'm concerned, if two people are together in a stable, loving, committed relationship and...
    usernameinneed usernameinneed 26-30, M Jul 16

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    But guess what? I am. You're just too boring to realise it.
    usernameinneed usernameinneed 26-30, M Jul 16

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    JasonMasters93 JasonMasters93 22-25, M Jul 16

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    I mean I'm not boring, I definitely love to have fun and have crazy things I want to do. It just "hit" me in may that the group of guys I like to be around might find me boring. I...
    FutureVet2014 FutureVet2014 18-21, F Jul 15

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    Vents: My mom... Where do I start with my mom. She is the most caring lovable person you will ever meet. The one that will get out of way to make you happy. The one that will cook...
    TonyThach TonyThach 18-21, M Jul 14

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    I'm thinking lots don't really want to know you,the real you, they just want the fun,ear,happy,enjoy you..I'm one to want to know someone fully..you know I've only been asked once...
    raggedeagle raggedeagle 31-35, F Jul 14

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    My parents will think I am crazy for saying this but I just think 28 is too old to have kids. I grew up at an awkward point of my parents' lives where I had to take care of them...
    findinghappinessnow findinghappinessnow 26-30, F Jul 13

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