I Love a Schizophrenic

People in love with those with mental illness 37 People

    im 27 years old and after a life time of

    difficulty in connecting with people and my own mental illnesses (diagnosed w depression and anxiety 15,mother was schizophrenic ) i fell in love with a man that, for lack of a better word, is a soul mate to me, the love of my life . strange how it happened,how i envisioned...
    foxyoxy123 foxyoxy123
    26-30, F
    1 Response Apr 8, 2015

    I Do.

    Two years ago I met a man who I believed to be the love of my life. During our very first conversation he told me that he had paranoid schizophrenia. Amidst having this knowledge I still decided to go forth with dating him.  We fell in love fairly fast and soon enough we were...
    siren11 siren11
    1 Response Apr 4, 2012

    I Love a Paranoid, Psychotic, Schizophrenic

    I fell in love with a man who on paper and for all practical purposes I probably shouldn't love.  He is a paranoid, schizophrenic with psychotic tendencies and integrated personalities.  He is also wickedly intelligent, funny, caring, and my best friend.  The...
    wolfmistress wolfmistress
    1 Response Nov 14, 2008

    My Schizophrenic Husband,

    I met my husband four years ago and we got married eight months ago. Ii did'ny notice any schizophrenic tendencies until after we got married. My husband woke up one morning,drove to his parents house and told them that he does not want the marriage to continue because he sees me...
    destinybeckons destinybeckons
    31-35, F
    5 Responses Apr 12, 2012

    Living With The Psychosis

    For 10 months I lived with the man I love and watched him slip deeper and deeper into a psychotic break. The final catalyst was me asking him to leave the home he shared with me, my three children and our one year old daughter. Three weeks later I found out I was pregnant again...
    misskettle misskettle
    31-35, F
    1 Response Jul 13, 2013

    He's amazing, yet bewildering in his thought

    process.. I've never met a more honest person in my life.. The only thing that frightens me about him is that when he's "sick" he hardly recognizes me.. I've stood by him through the worst episodes.. And acute phases.. He's come out on top.. It's been hard.. But our love is...
    Butters420 Butters420
    41-45, F
    2 Responses Aug 23, 2014


    First off, those with schizophrenia do not choose to carry the disease. It is something that is poured upon them. The love of my life was recently diagnosed with schizophrenia. And it scares the hell out of me. But I'll always be here for her. Nomatter what. I mean it now and...
    wannabeuhrockstar wannabeuhrockstar
    18-21, F
    3 Responses Jul 26, 2012
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