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I Escaped An Unhappy Marriage

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    i very gradually realised how squashed i was in my marriage,my husband would :take care: of that.. which at first i found lovely but soon realised it was actually a control thing. I went from being a feisty young lady to a lady who earned well and handed over every penny.I used...
    dirtylaugh dirtylaugh 36-40, F 4 Responses Jun 28, 2010

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    I'd rather have a sexless marriage than one without trust! That's just me tho.
    SorrynotSorrynotSorry SorrynotSorrynotSorry 26-30, F 3 hrs ago

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    My husband and i have been going through a rough patch and he told me he never loved me until we got married (jan 2015) and he keeps meeting his ex and she got in touch with me and...
    Anotherfrustratedgirl Anotherfrustratedgirl 18-21, F 1 Response 5 hrs ago

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    And now it is in the United States. Marriage is a lay institution. The primary interest is that of society, not individuals, and even less that of the salvation of Christian...
    tyrihans45 tyrihans45 66-70, M 7 hrs ago

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    What Is Up With Sexless Marriages? One of the largest groups on EP is "I live in a sexless marriage" I do not understand how people can be "married" and one of them is not meeting...
    janessa1 janessa1 26-30, F 8 hrs ago

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    JUDGE TO BOBBY JINDAL: "DON'T YOU GET THAT THIS MARRIAGE DEBATE IS OVER?" The Rude Pundit July 2, 2015 Perhaps, at the end of a farcical situation, it's appropriate that a judge...
    goodogstay goodogstay 46-50, M 3 Responses 9 hrs ago

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    This title I live in sexless marriage! People post and tell how unhappy they are in there situation no sex and no intimate. Yet they never plan to get out! Or exit but they have...
    Oceandock19 Oceandock19 41-45, F 10 Responses 10 hrs ago

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    Never have. I just don't understand why you would need a piece of paper to prove your love to someone, and why should you limit yourself so harshly. If you love someone, decide to...
    girlinwhite girlinwhite 18-21, F 1 Response 11 hrs ago

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    Maybe he's just tired of being with one person and wants a variety of women. **** might just be an outlet for that. Marriage is a jacked up situation if your tired of your lone sex...
    redpapa redpapa 36-40, M 11 hrs ago

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    I wanted to wait until marriage, or at the very least wait until I found that special someone I felt was worthy of my love. The one thing I never wanted for myself was to end up...
    iSpyce iSpyce 26-30, F 15 Responses 16 hrs ago

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    How to restore broken relationships and marriage Hello to the people of this forum< Am Brooke Campbell from Texas and i can say that am the happiest person on earth since last...
    brookesweet3933 brookesweet3933 70+, F 1 Response 20 hrs ago

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    You know what I love about liberals? They're so damn predictable. How many of you suspected that gay "marriage" was only the first strain of the marriage redefinition orchestra...
    Isayoldchap Isayoldchap 16-17, M 12 Responses 1 day ago

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    ANTI-GAY MARRIAGE TEXAS ATTORNEY GENERAL COULD BE FACING LIFE IN PRISON ON FIRST-DEGREE FELONY CHARGES Forward Progressive July 1, 2015 Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton told...
    goodogstay goodogstay 46-50, M 2 Responses 1 day ago

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    Basically, im on the verge of giving up. (this is kinda lengthy, sorry) Im very lonely and very depressed, i dont have many friends, but i considered the few friends i had a close...
    md732 md732 22-25, M 1 day ago

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    I have been married for going on 10 months. Your typical marriage, where when its great its amazing, when its bad its horrible. Well lately its more horrible then great. I guess my...
    baileygrl82 baileygrl82 31-35, F 2 Responses 1 day ago

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    I posted something up before saying I was against gay marriage, maybe I was a bit unclear. Someone started praising me all "Hurrah and gung ho, let's revel in our homophobia...
    CaptainHoof CaptainHoof 18-21, M 1 Response 1 day ago

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    My wife and I have been together for almost 20 years. We just recently opened up our marriage. We both have now had experiences outside of our marriage and it has some how...
    Ledjamm Ledjamm 36-40, M 2 days ago

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    If being against gay marriage is homophobic, then that means a substantial number of gays themselves are homophobes. Here, Jonathan Soroff explains why some gays, including him...
    Darkanddesolate Darkanddesolate 18-21, F 2 Responses 2 days ago

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    https://www.lifesitenews.com/news/opposing-gay-marriage-may-demand-civil-disobedience-louisiana-bishop?utm_source=LifeSiteNews.com+Daily+Newsletter&utm_campaign=650b6abe03...
    jopava jopava 56-60, M 1 Response 2 days ago

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    I find it extremely ironic that some Republicans are using their freedom of religion to oppress a group of American citizens. Wasn't part of founding America (239 almost 240 years...
    SapphicMinion SapphicMinion 26-30, F 6 Responses 3 days ago

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    A message for Soniador1963 and people like him. You can misrepresent all I say, you can lie about me insulting one of your friends and you can block me for pointing out your...
    desopaws desopaws 46-50, M 3 days ago

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    *Very, Very Long Post* A few days ago, I was talking with my Mom and sister about marriage and relationships. It was actually a very sad conversation because the relationships...
    MyEpochStory MyEpochStory 18-21, F 1 Response 4 days ago

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    It is time for another American Revolution to overthrow oppressors Today’s US Supreme Court ruling against the understanding for millennia that marriage can naturally only be...
    Soniador1963 Soniador1963 51-55, M 6 Responses 4 days ago

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    https://www.lifesitenews.com/news/gay-marriage-decision-opens-the-door-to-polygamy-and-religious-persecution?utm_source=LifeSiteNews.com+Daily+Newsletter&utm_campaign=11d076770f...
    jopava jopava 56-60, M 2 Responses 5 days ago

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    So thrilled the supreme court ruled in favor of marriage for gay people. I love being in a country that supports our individual liberties. I am a Christian, and our church, the...
    happilygay2day happilygay2day 61-65, M 6 days ago

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    So proud of my country today! Now one of my best friends can marry who he wants, where he wants. I do support gay marriage, because it is a marriage just like any other. I respect...
    MajesticMia MajesticMia 16-17, F 2 Responses 6 days ago

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    This morning when I turned on the tv to watch the news, most of the channels were reporting on the Supreme Court's decision to allow gay marriage. I kept this to myself, but I was...
    808bc4bbs 808bc4bbs 26-30, M 6 days ago

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    wow, I'm very happy that the United States has approved gay marriage throughout the national territory ..... I will love to know this beautiful country soon and enjoy all the best...
    000Thallensjaan 000Thallensjaan 16-17, M 2 Responses 6 days ago

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    Supreme Court rules in favor of same-sex marriagePosted: Jun 26, 2015 7:05 AM PDTBy Magdalena KrajewskiCONNECTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court declared Friday that same...
    bijouxbroussard bijouxbroussard 51-55, F 7 Responses 6 days ago

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    I have been married for a little over 10 years and have been miserable for about 9 of it. I have 2 beautiful girls both under the age of 10 whom I love to the moon and back. After...
    laiken20 laiken20 36-40, F 3 Responses a week ago

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    I didn't have a well-thought out plan when the Ex left me in November. When I agreed it was for the best, he made it difficult. It was emotionally difficult in the sense that he...
    PinkJeanie1970 PinkJeanie1970 41-45, F 1 Response a week ago

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    No I'm Not, I have a question. Can one of you anti gay Christians who claims that the Bible states gay marriage is wrong (even though it doesn't) explain to me what is so natural...
    desopaws desopaws 46-50, M 6 Responses Jun 24

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    Here are some songs I listen to when I'm feeling down about my sexless marriage: No Sugar Tonight by the Guess Who One Step Up And Two Steps Back by Bruce Springsteen I Want You...
    sexlessinne sexlessinne 41-45, M 1 Response Jun 24

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    I had a big fright. It was me telling how I felt about the years of a sexless marriages. I'm at my end I feel unloved and I hate her for it. Right now I could give a damn if she...
    equusrider equusrider 56-60, M 1 Response Jun 23

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    It is so easy to get caught up in the day to day stuff. There is so much to do around the house, with the boys, for my job. My life just seems to be easier when I don't think about...
    aquiver aquiver 26-30, F 5 Responses Jun 23

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    tried tonight to have sex with my wife. it's been 2 months. she mumbled something about sleep and I got up got dressed and she took my cell phone in an attempt to keep me there. I...
    ariesjd ariesjd 41-45, M 6 Responses Jun 22

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    My wife and I are now married for 14 years. And I had to think today about how the new technology like smartphones and mobile data plans has changed and improved our marriage...
    husbandanddad husbandanddad 36-40, M Jun 22

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    My wife and I are now married for 14 years. And I had to think today about how the new technology like smartphones and mobile data plans has changed and improved our marriage...
    husbandanddad husbandanddad 36-40, M 1 Response Jun 22

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    I do support Gay Marriage! Not only because I'm bisexual because I supported them when I was straight! Gay marriage is NOT A SIN! Love is love, no matter who you're with as long as...
    SarahDotCom SarahDotCom 16-17, F 5 Responses Jun 22

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    I didn't even wait until marriage to become a parent. Maybe that wasn't the best idea. In any case, I don't expect my kids (sons or daughters) to wait until marriage. I'd rather...
    WalkingMyOwnPath WalkingMyOwnPath 41-45, M 1 Response Jun 20

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    My mother got pregnant with my oldest sister at 15 so she knows how adventurous teenagers can be. When I was a sophomore in high school my mother introduced the pill to me. I had...
    SunnyRaye SunnyRaye 18-21, F Jun 20

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