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I Live In a Sexless Relatioship

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 334 People

    Holding My Fantasy In My Hand

    We got together three years ago. For the first three months we didn't even kiss, just spent hours talking, hugging, and being together. After another three months, we became more physically intimate, and step by step, finally arrived at that magic moment. Oh my god, it was worth...
    papanurse papanurse 56-60, M 1 Response Apr 23, 2013

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    Not Entirely Sexless

    BF and I have been dating for almost two years now. For the past year we've been having sex once a week. That not horrible I guess, but I want more. I have told him I want more. I have told him a couple times I want more. Nothing changes. I'm beginning to resent him. I already...
    Snickerdoodling Snickerdoodling 22-25, F 7 Responses Nov 23, 2011

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    The Long And Winding Road

    It's been a while since i've chatted here. But continue to visit every now and then to read the stories of this community. It's funny, I read my first story again today which was posted over three years ago. I cannot believe how time flys. But life is short. The fact is that...
    yougetthat yougetthat 36-40, M 2 Responses Nov 16, 2013

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    Not Happy In The Relationship And Not Sure When This Will Change

    I don't ask for much...(1) sleep next to each other (2) cuddle (3) kisses (4) hugs (5) honesty (6) love....... But mostly I am constantly wanting intimacy/sex/to make love....I really don't see how that is so hard to understand or to do sex kind of reminds me that I am alive and...
    fullofquestions1992 fullofquestions1992 22-25, F 2 Responses Mar 21, 2013

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    Cancer, Relationships, Sex, But, Right Now, Celebration

    My partner just got out of surgery, getting rid of three tumors, the first recurrance of her ovarian cancer from three years ago. We're not married but I think ten years living together is close enough. This was easy for her compared with that first surgery and chemo...
    Daedalus99 Daedalus99 51-55, M Oct 16, 2013

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    I Want To Be Taken

    I don't feel desired at home in my relationship. We have a lot of love for each other, but the sex is just not there, he doesn't touch me or look at me as if he wants me. I have tried to make love to him for the past 3 months or so with no luck. I have a very high sex drive and I...
    hushlove hushlove 26-30, F 6 Responses Mar 28, 2012

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    No End In Sight

    Since the last time I have posted the wife has been to the hypnotist and nothing good has come from it as of yet. I have sat down with her several times to try explain the desires I still have for her and the frustration, anger, sadness and rejection I have been feeling because...
    Dep4300 Dep4300 41-45, M 1 Response Feb 22, 2013

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    It's been getting more

    and more difficult to focus on work and other things lately, I'm on an emotional roller coaster. I guess it's because my 30th birthday is less than a year away now, and I just realized I spent all of my 20s celibate, while living with a man and sleeping in the same bed with him...
    berryfield berryfield 26-30, F 1 Response Oct 7

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    Yeah, the sex has really declined

    and lost how should I say this...."passion". Except he was never that passionate of a man to begin with. I don't know if its because I don't want sex and shut my body down or if it's because my boyfriend was never really that interested in sex to begin with.
    Deadlynightshade5 Deadlynightshade5 22-25, F 4 Responses Mar 14

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    I'm a 43 yrs, educated,

    decent, gentle person trapped in a sexless marriage. I'm looking for a woman who wants intimate friendship with love care and emotions. She could be widowed,divorced single, separated anything. Every time I look for someone it's for money. I'm from Chandigarh. Any suggestions...
    Raajan71 Raajan71 41-45, M Oct 16

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    Anyone else "lose" their husband to cancer?

    By that I means did the person they married completely change after chemo leaving physical, emotional & mental remnants that have taken away so much of what they had? My H is indecisive, depressed to a degree, self pitying at times and has (of course) lost any desire to do...
    Flotsam101 Flotsam101 41-45, F 5 Responses Oct 29

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    Have you ever been so turned on from not

    getting from your significant other (bf or gf) that you just can't stop thinking about sex no matter where or what you are doing
    ProjextAA ProjextAA 22-25, M Feb 24

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    We've been together for 5 years.

    He only wants me to give him oral because he is too worried to have sex and get me pregnant(I've been on BC for 5 years, AND we use condoms). Every time we do have sex(2 times a year), he refuses to get too crazy cause he doesn't want to climax and get me pregnant. He is...
    acidicbase acidicbase 18-21, F 5 Responses Mar 7

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    Just 10 More Days :-)

    10 more days until we close. And the big house is just a distant memory. I have been packing and moving things to my condo. There has not been a moment of regret, sadness or apprehension. I am excited to start my life. To start back where it left off - when my husband woke...
    carpediem2 carpediem2 36-40, F 1 Response Aug 13, 2013

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    My Sexless Relationship-why Did I Ever Stay?

    I was in a relationship, for 3 years with a guy where communication was great, provided that it was not about our non existant sex life. He was not affectionate with me and I feel we never ever made love, just had sex at the start and I can count the number of times that...
    sexycandy sexycandy 31-35, F 12 Responses Sep 17, 2009

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    9 More Days

    Last night I asked him to help me at my condo because we had been out running errands. The new floors need to go in so the old ones had to come up. The debris that was left needed to be bagged up and taken out. And it wasn't a huge amount. It ended up maybe filling up one...
    carpediem2 carpediem2 36-40, F 3 Responses Aug 14, 2013

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    I'm rly bored in my relationship right

    now we've been together for 5 years I'm 22 he's 32 n miserable n I'm still in my prime and I'm not conceded but I'm a very attractive women n I'm such a sexual person I wana **** all the time I jus wish I could call one of the guys I've been flirting with and c if they wana come...
    Bella20144 Bella20144 22-25, F 6 Responses Aug 21

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    featherbreeze79 featherbreeze79 31-35, F 3 Responses Aug 16

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    My gf is always tired

    after work and has little interest in sex. She doesn't like me going down on her, she thinks it's disgusting, she doesn't like giving BJ's as her jaw aches, she doesn't like different positions, just lies there. It's becoming an issue that needs resolving. She is so sensitive...
    Rumfuddle Rumfuddle 31-35, M 5 Responses Nov 5

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    Acopy Of A Letter To My Family

    Here it is my EP friends: Well gang the cat came out of the bag. I have been trying to develop an exit stategy for my marriage for a couple of months now. I met some woman online but that was at least several weeks before I had made a frim decision to divorce no matter what the...
    OmyTVC15 OmyTVC15 51-55, M 6 Responses Feb 9, 2012

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    I want to have the courage to leave my boyfriend

    because I am tired of being in love with someone that doesn't want to have sex with me. However before I can say I am ready to move on I really want to figure out how I can prevent this situation from happening ever again. This is the second time this has happened to me in a...
    pattismith81 pattismith81 31-35 2 Responses Jan 22

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    I Can't Talk to Anybody About My Sexless Relationship

    I am 29 and have been with my boyfriend for four and a half years. This year, we have had sex no more than 3 times! In other ways, our relationship is perfect + strong. But I don't know what to do anymore - I feel I must now leave, but don't want to hurt him. We have spoken...
    AtLast AtLast 26-30 10 Responses Nov 10, 2008

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    Divorce Update

    Here is what I wrote on Welcome to OZ a website for people married to Borderline Personalities I am hoping to get the divorce from my BP spouse rolling into high gear this week. I got some good advice from this site and then found another site where I met some people and did some...
    OmyTVC15 OmyTVC15 51-55, M 2 Responses Jun 12, 2012

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    The Long Weekend

    I had a talk with my husband....I had to. After sharing myself with another man I'm realizing how very much ive missed out on. All these years ive stayed because of the kids. Ive given up some of the best years of my life for him...while he has taken so much of me. On Sunday...
    carpediem2 carpediem2 36-40, F 8 Responses Aug 6, 2012

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    I love my girlfriend,

    I truly do. We've been together for 2 years. But the thing is, my girl has told me things about her ex's, like how she used to give them head, but after they cheated on her, she promised herself she isn't going to give another man head, unless she married him. And she'd go on...
    DavidTailor DavidTailor 26-30, M 3 Responses Jul 31

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    My Sexless Marriage Turned Into An Open Marriage....i Think...lol.

    Hello, everyone. So, I actually joined this site a few years ago when I was deeply depressed and suicidal because my husband refused to touch me. He loved to buy me expensive things but was extremely emotionally and psychologically abusive afterward. Long story short it was...
    Pearson1 Pearson1 36-40 3 Responses Dec 14, 2011

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    My husband and I are newly married.

    I am 19. Both of us have never had sexual partners before, and we did not live or sleep together until after our wedding night. I won’t go into details here other than to mention that after our wedding, our budding sexual life had been pretty good up, at least up until...
    JennyFilth JennyFilth 22-25, F Apr 9

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    Question

    Do most of you look elsewhere for sex or just put up with it?
    bubba2069 bubba2069 31-35, M 3 Responses Nov 26, 2013

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    Years Of Sexless Marriage - Separated 2 Months Ago (Finally)

    Nothing worked with him. Tests came out fine. I am beautiful, sexy and flirty. He just doesn't love me/want me or just doesn't like/want sex. Whatever. Best decision I've ever made.
    Amberline80 Amberline80 31-35, F May 15, 2013

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    I been in this relationship going on almost two

    years, my fiancée wants to get intimate but can't 3 years ago she was gang raped, I can't even imagine what they did to her. We both love each other deeply and plan on marriage my only concern now is. I'm i wrong for telling her to seek counseling to better herself and our...
    Itslifeman Itslifeman 26-30, M 5 Responses Mar 22

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    Is There An Answer?

    I joined EP recently, at the suggestion of my counsellor, to read other people's responses to this problem, which affects so many couples, and to write my own. She referred me to this story: EP Link ... and asked to me to think about it, and how it might relate to my own...
    SolitaireDiamond SolitaireDiamond 46-50, F 1 Response Jul 19, 2013

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    My First Real Relationship Was A Sexless One

    I'm writing today about a relationship from over 10 years ago. It happened to be my first relationship. It occurred to me today, I may still be feeling the effects of it. I'm married now, to someone else, and we are very happy. I have spoken openly about this relationship with...
    rractebma rractebma 26-30, F Jun 14, 2013

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    Sixteen Candles

    One candle for each year without sex in the last 16 years of a 33 year marriage. I know that it must be my fault for marrying someone because I was afraid of being alone. I grew to love my husband in the years we've been together. Not "in love" but love like a relative or close...
    tessabug tessabug 51-55, F 7 Responses Feb 20, 2012

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    Why?!

    During the first few years of our relationship my (now) wife and I couldn't keep our hands off of each other. Her sex drive was almost as high as mine is. But literally once we "signed the dotted line" on our marriage certificate after being together for almost three years, her...
    rsb97080 rsb97080 41-45, M 3 Responses Sep 24, 2012

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    So I know my situation isn't anywhere near

    as bad as most people on here as my bf and I usually have sex about once a week, but I've been feeling utterly rejected and terrible about myself for over a year now because of this and I just need to talk to someone about it.. So at the beginning of our relationship we had...
    Organicmachine Organicmachine 22-25, F Jul 3

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    If We Arent Together Are We Together Enough For It to Be Cheating ??

        i live in a sexless relationship when we first met it was great but after 12 years i can say for the last 6 we have had sex about 10 times for the last 2 years only twice the last time we did i was already looking and had found a buddy and had experienced truly...
    mdk0707 mdk0707 31-35 6 Responses Jan 7, 2009

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    An Eventful 5 Months

    It was just 5 months ago when I crossed the line and broke my marriage vows. I was so lonely. Pathetic, I know. B was there. Our friendship progressed into something emotional and from there something physical. And I wrestled with the hurt I would cause everyone if I were to...
    carpediem2 carpediem2 36-40, F 3 Responses Jan 22, 2013

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    Misslandscape Misslandscape 26-30, F 1 Response Jul 20

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    Me and R have been together

    for more than a year now. At the beginning he wasn't interested in sex at all, he was very respectful and made me wait for it. I was crying inside, trying to get to his pants (after 4 months of dating !). At one point I even thought he's an impotent, although he was only 31. And...
    Miss2nn Miss2nn 18-21, F 2 Responses Apr 9

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    He Always Sleepy???

    His excuses are I didn't mean to fall asleep. Lately for the last 2 nights he stayed up to watch a movie with me and still fall asleep. It has been a while since he watched a movie but I still didn't get any sexual action.
    Young1969 Young1969 31-35 May 5, 2013

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    I've been married just over ten years

    and while the first couple of years were full of sex and intimacy I realize now that it was likely because we were poor and only owned a couch. Once we could afford a second chair, we stopped cuddling. When we bought our first home, he started sleeping in front of the tv. When...
    lonelymom22 lonelymom22 36-40, F 4 Responses Mar 16

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    Living In A Sexless Relationship Part II

    I'm out of my sexless relationship day 2. Haven't been a one day yet since I haven't seen him. I can honestly say, I'm in a lot of pain! It hurts so much to be away from him. I had no choice but to leave. I need to be healthy.period.bottom line:(
    Mwillis123 Mwillis123 36-40, F 9 Responses Nov 17, 2013

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    Well Almost Anyway....

    If it was up to the bf I'm not even sure if it'd happen once a month. He is a perfect bf, very affectionate and loving and is super happy to be having a baby with me and starting a family. However his drive is so low. I know for 100% fact he is not cheating, and not going to...
    Totallyfunkel Totallyfunkel 22-25, F 3 Responses May 4, 2013

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    I Have A Flatmate Who Sleeps In My Bed

    I love my partner, he is perfect for me in every way, except that he is not interested in sex. Interestingly, we met on an internet site which is more about sex than finding a partner or a relationship. When I read his profile (which I've done over and over and over) it says "I...
    SolitaireDiamond SolitaireDiamond 46-50, F 7 Responses Jun 20, 2013

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    Sexless Relationship

    I've been with my partner for 5 years. I love him and have always tried to make an effort to keep are relationship exciting however are sex life is pretty none existent. he doesn't ever initiate sex, he always tired and when he is in a good mood I have gone past the point of...
    Marieforseen Marieforseen 31-35, F 11 Responses Nov 25, 2013

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