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I Find Honesty and Trust Very Important In Any Relationship

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    I want people to tell each other the truth.

    This is especially important in relationships. The truth can hurt sometimes, but that's what friends are for. To support one another and understand each other people shouldn't lie. You should strive to be open and honest, as well as a friend who's trusting enough for others to...
    CaptainBenza CaptainBenza 18-21, M 1 Response Apr 6, 2014

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    Not just very important.

    .. the most important.
    utahwriter utahwriter 41-45, M Apr 21, 2014

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    I heard and feel in love with this wonderful

    poem or speech between couples on a TV sitcom the other day so thought I'd share with you all ... When I'm feeling like there's no love coming to me... And I have no love to give... When I'm feeling separated from the world... And cut off from myself... When I'm feeling...
    MonsieurA MonsieurA 41-45, M 1 day ago

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    Love+Trust+Loyalty=Great SexAn Unbreakable

    Relationship That Lasts Forever
    Mendmyheart Mendmyheart 46-50, F 1 Response Sep 26, 2014

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    In The Beginning...

    there was an unfamiliar look in the eyes;it belied the words forced through a nervous mouth.The body language offered, "I am lying to you about this, and my intentions."Trust was shaken awake and asked for assurance...something it was loathe to give."What you see is what you get...
    girlcapitol girlcapitol 51-55, F 5 Responses Jul 29, 2011

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    Even If It Costs You A Friend

    I believe it is important to be honest in all relationships - whether it is with family, friends, in person or online, it doesn't matter.  I had to unfriend someone because of her verbal behavior.  The sad thing is that it really was my fault for befriending this person in the...
    iwritebiographies iwritebiographies 41-45, F 4 Responses Oct 18, 2011

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    Trust is everything in a relationship,

    without it your whole world can fall apart. Hearts collide continuously and as they do, they search for the one thing that matters most. With it young seeds begin to sprout, beautiful colors of red, yellow, and blue. Filling the universe with a plethora of beauty, happiness...
    nivanvc nivanvc 36-40, M 2 Responses Mar 12, 2014

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    I've been in a relationship with someone I

    trusted, and they trusted me back. And we both broke that trust, and it's something we both regret immensely. We started over, and though it's hard to forget the past and trust again, we both understand that complete honesty and indiscretion are what will make us good
    JakobyM27 JakobyM27 18-21, M Dec 8, 2014

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    Another thing I find very important

    that I feel is lacking from all of my previous relationships is I am tired of being told so many promising things by my (in)significant other (those in past relationships are why they are now insignificant others due to both of our failures) to me with a lack of accountability...
    city87 city87 26-30, M 1 Response Dec 5, 2014

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    The Premier Online Community( AgeMeet.

    com) for serious singles who are looking for age gap relationships(older women younger men dating and older men younger women dating )! Meet hot older women, handsome younger men, rich older men, beautiful younger women for compatibility and serious relationships. Society has...
    alizeecc11 alizeecc11 26-30, F 1 Response Nov 10, 2014

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    Loverofpeace Loverofpeace 36-40, F 1 Response Nov 2, 2014

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    Trust is the foundation

    for any relationship to work. Without trust there is no possibility for anything to continue. I've never understood people who take back a partner after they have cheated. It's all very well when they apologise and say "It was a mistake" but can you truly, deep down in your...
    GGD21 GGD21 22-25, F 3 Responses Jan 12, 2014

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    This is a story about 2 best friends

    that became One. Love is agape, unconditional. Imagine 2 straight guys falling in love. That's what happened to us. At our first meeting we clicked and talked for a while. Wednesday and Fridays were our days to hang out, circumventing our girlfriends. They were jealous and...
    EmotionalPhilosopher EmotionalPhilosopher 26-30, M Feb 13

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    Question, my girlfriend called me

    and tell me her douche bag ex is celebrating his anniversary with his new girlfriend and they are so happy. I say good for him that's good he's happy then I said I have to go to sleep it's late she gets mad because I didn't give her a pep talk because she's mad that that he is...
    Maxinvil34983 Maxinvil34983 31-35, M 2 Responses Feb 10

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    Without either of these.

    .it's not a healthy relationship. If these two things are missing in the beginning...that's a sure sign to get out before you're in too deep. I've made the mistake of ignoring red flags, then getting hurt in the end because my feelings were so strong at that point, and all I...
    lss0807 lss0807 18-21, F 1 Response Jul 12, 2014

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    Honesty is the most powerful thing you can have

    in a relationship. Even when the truth makes you feel uncomfortable. Trust is just as important. Without trust your relationship seems to fall apart more day by day. I don't have a lot of trust in both relationships and friendships. I am learning to be able to trust people...
    bayleaves bayleaves 36-40, F Jun 15, 2014

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    Fears

    For fear of loving we suffer... For fear of suffering we do not love The fear destroys the trust.. Reducing the hope And we follow the road... Deprived trust Afraid to write, Afraid of making mistakes Mistakes from the past And not realized What we committed and we...
    deleted deleted 26-30 7 Responses Sep 7, 2008

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    Of Course

    honesty and trust are so important i would think to everybody.  who wants to have a relationship with someone who weaves a bed of lies or cant be depended upon or tells your secrets.  trust and honesty are the foundations of a relationship and just like a new home your...
    clarkee clarkee 51-55 2 Responses Feb 3, 2011

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    I believe we can't just give up on someone

    because the situation is not ideal. Great relationships aren't great because they have no problems. They are great because both people care enough about the other person to find a way to make it work...
    Brunette4U Brunette4U 31-35, F 1 Response Jan 10

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    we all hope for trust

    and honesty but it's rare to find these days it's like it's going extinct .. as a woman I would love to find a guy who posses such qualities but it seems highly impossible to meet.,
    naluy naluy 26-30, F 4 Responses Jan 11

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    " Honesty "

    Sometimes the truth, we are tempted to hide. Due to our guilt, or just simple pride. An exaggeration, may lead to a lie. Those that affected, may break down and cry. When honesty, we try to avoid. Relationships, are often destroyed. Our intentions, are not to distress. The...
    nivanvc nivanvc 36-40, M 1 Response Sep 6, 2013

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    Is there absolutely no respect,

    trust, openness & communication in relationships anymore? I know it is none of my business but so often I see people posting here, talking about there significant other behind their back, flirting with strangers online, "please have some dignity will you"! Not only is it wrong...
    TheHeartOfALovingSoul TheHeartOfALovingSoul 22-25, M 1 Response Jun 17, 2014

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    Elayla Elayla 31-35, F 5 Responses Dec 29, 2014

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    You had no idea how important you were to me.

    ..and I had no idea how to explain it to you...
    Brunette4U Brunette4U 31-35, F 1 Response Jan 10

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    My wife of 59 years passed away

    after 4 years in a convalescent hospital . During those years i played mafia wars and computer games . A few months after she was gone I was sitting in front of my computer and I said to my self get a life . So I sat down and joined an online dating group . It was scared as it...
    SkivySenior SkivySenior 70+, M 1 Response Sep 29, 2014

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    picklebobble picklebobble 46-50, M 1 Response Nov 2, 2014

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    Scared, I know I cant navigate our course.

    The storm has rolled in the sun has faded away and I watched as u through the map in the wind. You flung is into chaos
    mumsii mumsii 26-30, F 1 Response Nov 11, 2014

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    Why?

    Sorry to rant, but why is it that people have so much of a difficulty communicating with one another? Especially if the other senses that something is bothering you and asks you directly. Then they respond back saying that nothing is wrong when there really is? People really need...
    JesssicaBehnke JesssicaBehnke 22-25, F 1 Response Oct 13, 2012

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    ...and in any friendship

    as well.Valuable connections should be crystal clear.
    4biandu 4biandu 31-35, F 2 Responses Nov 1, 2014

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    It is by far the most important thing.

    .. In my opinion you literally can even have a relationship without honesty and trust it Is the foundation on which you build everything on love and honor a family and a legacy without trust and love it is all smoke and mirrors. I want to one day find someone I will be able to...
    Forbiddenkisses Forbiddenkisses 22-25, F 11 Responses Nov 9, 2014

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    If there is no honesty & trust in a

    relationship, it's NOT going to work. If you worry every time your significant other goes to work, to the store, out with friends, etc. that he is going to find someone else..or if he freaks out about you going with your friends...there is no trust there & there will always be...
    RubyLane RubyLane 41-45, F 2 Responses Dec 7, 2014

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    i need a girlfrend im rowell balangue 31age,

    philippines, twitter.com/SBalangue, cel# +639273108897
    rowba rowba 31-35, M 1 Response Aug 23, 2014

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    Honesty and Trust are the glue

    that bonds any relationship. I want a relationship like this. I want to be able to share the real me with someone. I have been married for 27 years to man who doesn't know me. It's not that I hide it or don't try to reveal myself. It's that he's just not interested in me. I...
    Unsupervised777 Unsupervised777 51-55, F 2 Responses Nov 7, 2014

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    Rather than love, than money,

    than faith, give me truth
    alissabd alissabd 18-21, F 4 Responses Dec 22, 2013

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    My love is 23 years older

    than me. We met a few years ago online via AgeMeet.com. It was totally platonic but I broke off contact due to doing other things in my life, I wasn't quite ready to explore my spirituality. At the beggining of the year we got back into contact and basically fell in love over...
    cassiecc11 cassiecc11 26-30, F Dec 4, 2014

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    You should know whatever I write about.

    ..it's not about you...I always have honesty in mind, sorry.
    Brunette4U Brunette4U 31-35, F Dec 10, 2014

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    Someone that i loved really hurts me

    that bad..im an honest person so i expect from him the same as he promised me that.. Just recently discovered how he flirts with different women, i broke up with him but he didnt want to leave me, again he promise.. I gave him second chance, i know he's trying to proved to me...
    paytz1971 paytz1971 41-45 2 Responses Jan 28, 2014

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    The Great **** Debate: My boyfriend

    and I are in a serious relationship and plan to marry. We don't live together yet, so there are some unknowns as far as permanent domestic life together. Last night the subject was centered around **** while in a committed relationship. My boyfriend's opinion (from what I have...
    Pinkamina Pinkamina 26-30, F 7 Responses Dec 2, 2014

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    every relationship looses its novelty

    if trust and honesty us missing.... it's very hurtful when a person u trusted with a blind eye breaks ur trust..... once the trust is broken then no amount of guilt and being sorry can mend things ever
    shaurya26 shaurya26 36-40, F 3 Responses Dec 4, 2014

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    Honesty and frankness make you vulnerable.

    .. Be honest and frank anyway.
    Brunette4U Brunette4U 31-35, F 5 Responses 3 days ago

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    Honesty and trust go hand in hand.

    By being honest with the person your involved with, that is what builds the trust between the two. By always keeping the lines of communication going between the two, being open and honest with each other it is easy to maintain the trust it will always be in place.
    oldiron33 oldiron33 56-60, M 3 Responses Jan 3

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    spechelle spechelle 13-15, F 4 Responses Sep 28, 2014

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    The Most Important

    I do find trust and honesty the most important part of any relationship. I feel like those are the basic elements. Without honesty and trust there is no relationship. I don't see the point in having a relationship built on lies and i don't see a relationship going anywhere when...
    BlackDiamondFairy BlackDiamondFairy 18-21, F 1 Response Feb 19, 2011

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    Jumping To Conclusions...

    I really dislike when people jump to conclusions about me...especially when they are people who are very close to me...and know that I don't have a mean bone in my body. *sigh* It's very hurtful...completely heartbreaking to me...and it also really messes with my mood. You see...
    KassieKat KassieKat 46-50, F 2 Responses May 26, 2012

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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...
    paulacc11 paulacc11 26-30, F Jan 3

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    Without honesty and trust,

    what is a relationship built on? Sex and mutual interest? For a lot of people that's enough but if you can't trust the person you're giving yourself to body and soul, then what good is any of it in a relationship
    misternobrain misternobrain 22-25, M 2 Responses Jan 9, 2014

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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...