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I Have a Husband Who Travels

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 25 People

    My Husband Works In Another State..more Than Traveling

    Economic changes have lead my family to this situation to survive. My husband just went back to working in another state (17 hrs away). He was home for less than a year trying to make a go of a job that had him traveling in state. The job wasn't generating a reliable paycheck...
    tgtg tgtg 41-45 2 Responses Mar 9, 2012

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    He's Gone a Lot of the Time

      my husband is gone a lot of the time because he travels for work.  He works for the phone company and he's always flying off to some strange part of the country to keep things rolling.  The one thing that makes me happy is that he always enjoys coming home. ...
    imahag imahag 46-50, F Apr 26, 2009

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    Lost

    I got married in September 2012, and shortly after my husband landed in a new role in his company that requires him to travel for events. I'm having conflicting feelings about his traveling. Yes I'm not happy, and I know it's not right to be not supportive of my husband's...
    jameyjp jameyjp 26-30, F Nov 23, 2013

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    He's Only Gone 3 Months A Year

    And since I'm 8 months pregnant and could burst any day, he had to cancel a tripto wisconsin for business. So yeah, he's such a sweetie.
    PregnantQuinn PregnantQuinn 22-25 Jun 26, 2010

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    Throw Out the I-phone!

    Hello there everyone.  There are days where I don't mind the travel as much.  Sometimes it's domestic and sometimes international, between 5-7 days per month every month.   I have done everything to keep my life sane.  I have good support...
    prljen prljen 31-35 1 Response Jun 1, 2009

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    Husband Travels M-f Every Week

    I am a stay at home mom whose husband travels mon-fri pretty much every week.  I've got 3 beautiful boys and we make do the best we can while he's gone.
    betchy betchy 36-40 Apr 28, 2012

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    Husband Who Travels

    My husband travels most weeks, I have 4 children, 2 of which are  rambunctious little boys. I also have 2 teenage girls that have various needs through out the week. I am having a very difficult time when he comes home. Usually on Fridays. I am tired, I want to be...
    reedsmommy reedsmommy 36-40 2 Responses Nov 9, 2008

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    He's Only Gone 3 Months A Year

    And since I'm 8 months pregnant and could burst any day, he had to cancel a tripto wisconsin for business. So yeah, he's such a sweetie.
    PregnantQuinn PregnantQuinn 22-25 Jun 26, 2010

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    Gone a Lot

    Hi there, my husband and I have been married 1 1/2 years. He travels all over the US for his job. I am actually OK with the travel, but recently I have been very lonely, which is odd. I volunteer, and work part-time to keep myself busy here at home...but I miss someone...
    Linszw5v Linszw5v 26-30, F 2 Responses Jan 8, 2009

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    Always On the Road

    My hubby travels about 2 1/2 to 3 weeks out of the month.  Strange we get along better when he is on the road than when he is home. There have been a few times when I've gone with him and it has been nice. It really doesn't bother me that his job takes him away so much...
    Grits4life Grits4life 46-50, F 1 Response Nov 12, 2008

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    Hm, I'm just thinking how by the age 40 I probably won't have kids let alone a husband. At the very least, I want a family of some sort, or support. Friendships mean nothing when...
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    If he is secretive all the time but I have no proof, do I worry? 23 years into this and his behavior is so odd now. Used to be an open book, but now? His father is a mysoginist...
    bluegirl43 bluegirl43 41-45, F 2 Responses 3 hrs ago

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    It's been awhile since I've posted anything. Things are going good on my end. Got my funding for my diapers from the Government, Had the wife's favorite cousin and her husband...
    levy1 levy1 26-30, M 3 Responses 3 hrs ago

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    No matter how suckish life can get, no matter how routine things get in my marriage, or when I feel myself slipping distant from my husband or just not feeling that spark, all I...
    CloudTen420 CloudTen420 70+, F 8 hrs ago

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    I used to have a friend who I taught sharing my life with her would be the greatest decision I will ever make. But it turn out that the girl who I loved didn't actually love me...
    CallMeAJ CallMeAJ 18-21, M 8 hrs ago

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    My husband chooses not to come home tonight. Last around this time I found out about his affair. I'm so angry right now that I'm literally shaking. He is mean and evil and I had...
    unhappywife16 unhappywife16 41-45, F 2 Responses 10 hrs ago

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    I want to have a child and have for many years. While I am scared of the pain of pregnancy I would go through it a thousand times. I'm a lesbian and would love to have a partner...
    goingnowhere5 goingnowhere5 16-17, F 11 hrs ago

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    everyone knows that being in a prison relationship is very hard ...but there's also those that know nothing about anything that goes on in there or in people's relationship w a...
    hisriderforlife hisriderforlife 31-35, F 1 Response 11 hrs ago

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    I am bisexual but strongly prefer women as well as can see my future with a woman. My current partner wants nothing to do with children at all- no even in the future. It pains me...
    goingnowhere5 goingnowhere5 16-17, F 1 Response 11 hrs ago

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    I was there when my mom died. I checked if she was breathing like I always did since she was so sick. She wasn't. I told my dad who called the nurses who ran in . They said she...
    AnonymousKCQ AnonymousKCQ 22-25, F 1 Response 11 hrs ago

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    I have a boss who's always super nice and 'best buddies' with everyone, but then tells other supervisors about all the 'issues' she thinks people have and let's those other...
    thatonewoman thatonewoman 31-35, F 1 Response 12 hrs ago

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    Married 3 years. We are both emotionally unavailable, we are both struggling with the same thoughts that we hate each other. (Or so he says) I don't even know where to start, we...
    BrindleWulf BrindleWulf 26-30, F 12 hrs ago

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    A description of my life can be broken down into 3 activities 1. Activities aimed at caring for my house and family 2. Activities that aimed keeping me entertained 3. Activities...
    colorbuff colorbuff 51-55, F 21 hrs ago

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    I've recently been doing a lot of research on BPD because my husband has had a severe escalation of symptoms in the last two years...Some background, we've been together 9 years.We...
    concernedmother1 concernedmother1 22-25, F 1 Response 1 day ago

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    not a true one...I show my affection and get none in return. I've come to stop acknowledging the day as I never have someone who treats my heart tenderly.
    Zurea Zurea 26-30, T 1 Response 2 days ago

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    I have a whole album that I love but has always been a bit of a downer to me. Radiohead's OK Computer. It has always been an album that once I start I feel like I can't do...
    RememberTomorrow RememberTomorrow 31-35, M 3 Responses 4 days ago

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    he's been protecting me since we were 16. first time, I was afraid to go home after school so he took me home with him. perfect gentleman. took me to a movie, got us pizza and when...
    nnysspawn nnysspawn 36-40, F 3 Responses 5 days ago

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    My husband is a woman born that way and fills that role very well for me! She takes care of all my needs, is good to me and makes sure I'm protected from things that might hurt me...
    JoanieNewHampshire JoanieNewHampshire 61-65, T 7 Responses 6 days ago

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    It is only recently that I truly understand what a partner is, what it means to have someone who makes you more than you are simply by being by your side. Legitimately your better...
    foolishwiseguy foolishwiseguy 26-30, M 1 Response 6 days ago

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    I will tell my what my disability is.. I have a learning disability with a TMI.. Witch is traumatic brain injury and PST chronic PST and depression and anxiety.. People like me...
    wawbanunagway wawbanunagway 31-35, F a week ago

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    I went on Big Brother (a reality show) last year it was so fun!!! Now I am actually a somebody who people know and care about. I have people who look up to me. It was such a great...
    PSOM PSOM 22-25, M a week ago

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    Hi there. When I was younger I was weak, scared, and I let people pick on me. I used to think that I'd always be that way.. But I've changed. I am now very strong and I protect the...
    CandyHeart123 CandyHeart123 13-15, F 2 Responses Feb 5

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    I really do not understand cheating either as I have been happy with the same beautiful lady for the past 21 years. I have not had any urges to find another or have more than one...
    cpguy cpguy 46-50, M Feb 4

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    I can 't stand my husband I can't stand my husband etcetera....So i married a jerk .he only cares about themselves if i say anything about how i feel i get screamed at he actually...
    pink26 pink26 41-45, F Feb 4

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    We both Hurt each other in different ways. Very bad... I feel responsible for everything, but I know everyone is responsible for their own decisions, including what we put in our...
    Starkizzed21 Starkizzed21 22-25, F Feb 4

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    My name is May. Here i want to share a little story of experience with the world on how i got my husband back when i almost lose him. Well i'm not a big talker so i'm just going to...
    may19191 may19191 31-35, F Feb 3

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    And i realize some will never get answers.
    Treasure7 Treasure7 41-45, F 1 Response Jan 31

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    I wonder if all those times he kept the toilet seat up on purpose?
    Treasure7 Treasure7 41-45, F 1 Response Jan 31

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    I wonder why did I even write ? Should I be fearful? Not at All..! I have a husband name " Mahsum Ur Rahman", He, whom I share the address of 127 Telegraph road. Alexandria, VA...
    Farzanaquudusneisa Farzanaquudusneisa 41-45, F 2 Responses