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I Married a Foreigner

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    Married An Iranian

    I met and married an Iranian 10 years younger than me. Very in love still. but hitting the rocks now!
    nohome nohome 46-50, F Oct 10, 2012

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    Love Has No Boundaries

    Hi, everyone. I too married a foreigner. My dad is an Indian(Punjabhi) and my mom an Italian. I was born n brought-up in Italy.Its when I went to Moscow for my higher studies I met my hubby. He is an Australian. So, we have a huge cultural disparity, but with Gods blessing we are...
    deleted deleted 26-30 6 Responses Jun 12, 2012

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    I'm Normal

    The women I went to college with ended up with advanced degrees in their fields of study. I went to a school which specialized in the sciences, so the graduates were, perhaps, pre-selected in that the women were very determined to succeed in what were male-dominated fields. There...
    auroramaru auroramaru 46-50, F Jul 23, 2011

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    Love Is Truly A Miracle

    Hi, I'm new to this site, so far really enjoyed communicating with a few of my friends. I too married a foreigner. I'm an INDIAN (Goan) lady and I'm married to a PORTUGUESE man. I was an air hostess and we had met during his visit to GOA for a vacation. We met in a...
    lovesgod2much lovesgod2much 26-30, F 2 Responses Aug 18, 2012

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    My UK Fiance Wants To Marry And Live In The US

    I am a US citizen recently engaged to my fiance from England. We desperately need help in filling out visa forms, marriage visas, avadavit of support. If there is anyone in the same postion that lives in Essex that could offer warp 65 on here some advice. The paper work is...
    tinatp12 tinatp12 41-45, F Feb 15, 2013

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    Not Sure Who's the Foreigner Here!

    I was living in her country when we got married, so technically I was the foreigner but when I brought her to the US she was the foreigner. Very confusing. We talked about going to South America where we would both be foreigners and have to both learn to speak a new language but...
    dorobo dorobo 70+, M 2 Responses Oct 15, 2008

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    It Started Off With Hatered, But Ended In Love Marriage

    Hi, I'm half Greek n half Australian. It was during a family vacation in Spain that i accidentally met him. He is Spanish. I was 20 yrs old then n had just learned driving. So, during our vacation in Spain I took my friends car n left for a shopping spree. I was driving n two of...
    katekimberly katekimberly 26-30, F 4 Responses Mar 14, 2013

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    I Married A Foreiner Too........

    Hello everyone. im a african american woman & I married a man from kenya. I met my husband at work he was tall dark & very hansome & when I say tall i mean 6'3.lol im tiny 5'2:-) but he was the sweetest man & very educated. I noticed how mature he was for being only 25 at the...
    wishr33 wishr33 26-30, F Dec 15, 2010

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    He's From a Little Known Country

    He is from Germany and so were my grandparents (whom I never got to meet). We actually met while he was on vacation here. There have been a few times were this has been a bit of a problem because Europeans are more liberal than Americans. I grew up in a fairly conservative and...
    deleted deleted 26-30 2 Responses Jul 24, 2007

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    Getting Married In the Uk

    I am an American Citizen marrying a British Citizen in Britian next month.  We love eachother very much and want to start our lives in the United Kingdom.   I was told that once we got married that I would have to go back to the united states and request a spouse...
    ccain0720 ccain0720 31-35, F 1 Response Sep 3, 2009

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    Married With Different Culture

    I am from Philippines and working in UAE. I got married to a Pakistan Man, he is muslim and i am catholic. Our cultures are totally different, belief, food, and the dress. First i like to be like him to follow his culture and all his belief, but now i missed being me.
    tweetybird2009 tweetybird2009 26-30, F 2 Responses Mar 27, 2012

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    Related Experiences

    I've been with my bf for 6.5 years now and we recently watched a documentary where this guy who filmed all these weddings goes back to the people years and years later and...
    danielle1423 danielle1423 22-25, F 2 Responses Jul 8

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    On 17th of April I met a guy on the street I was driving my car with my cousin and he was in his car beside me on the traffic stop sign , he asked me to stop and we started...
    sisikuci sisikuci 26-30, F Jul 11

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    I was posting in the "Married but Lonely" section and have several posts there that give my perspective on my marriage. After being in that group for a while I realized through...
    Olivia2014 Olivia2014 31-35, F 9 Responses Jul 7

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    I am married and I have this theory. My theory is that the longer two people are married, the more likely they are to have different sex drives, causing a great influx of "I live...
    MarcRider MarcRider 46-50, M 11 Responses Jul 8

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    Marriage is a curse. That's what it seems like now a days. As soon as you get married it seems all this fun and love just dies. You're bound by the law. I have no problem staying...
    WintersSoldier WintersSoldier 18-21, F 3 Responses Jul 12

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    I know I'm young, but my mom got married younger than me and I want to engaged now for a few years and get married like 22 or 23. Then have a kid at 28 and one at 30. I know things...
    EvelynElf EvelynElf 16-17, F 1 Response Jul 16

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    I've been with my other half for 9 years. When we first started dating we seemed to argue about everything, now we hardly argue. We've just had a beautiful little boy and people...
    Wintermagpie Wintermagpie 26-30 Jun 30

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    I am 24. I've been married to my husband for just over 2 years. We have no children. We met in college, dated for only 6 months before getting engaged, and were married almost 2...
    swimcoachpro swimcoachpro 22-25, F 5 Responses Jul 1

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    This is not infatuation, I've been infatuated before and this is completely different...I've been married 3 and 1/2 years and I love my husband though we have a rocky marriage...
    galaxyrea galaxyrea 22-25, F 3 Responses Jul 1

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    Looking back at my life, I'm very surprised I never made the "mistake" of getting married and/or having kids too early on in life. I call it a mistake because, for me, it would...
    TrailrunnerMN TrailrunnerMN 31-35, M 2 Responses Jul 2

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    Before married him, I accepted that he was likely to get bigger. I admitted to myself, and then to others (especially his mom) that I was not responsible for his weight and I never...
    biali biali 31-35 Jul 2

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    Every time I meet someone new...whether it be someone I'm interested in or just a guy meet, they think I'm married. Even when I tell them I'm not they don't believe me. I don't...
    Beautysedge420 Beautysedge420 22-25, F 1 Response Jul 19

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    About 18 years ago, I met an amazing guy. We really connected & had amazing chemistry. At the time he had a set 3 mo old twin boys & I discovered that I was pregnant by my ex. So...
    Angeeb Angeeb 41-45, F 1 Response 3 days ago

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    This is a long story so please bear with me if you can. I met a man back in 2008 through his sister who was a good friend of mine at the time. I knew he was married from the start...
    plmagnet29 plmagnet29 36-40, F 2 Responses 1 day ago

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    Ok...I'm a married mum who is in love with my ex. Who happens to be a woman. We had a relationship 10 years ago now and I fell COMPLETLY in love with her. It was also while I was...
    mummynumber1 mummynumber1 36-40, F 2 Responses Jun 30

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    This is probably a more common problem than I think.. I want to have an affair, I'm newly married but we have had problems for awhile, my husband is an alcoholic .. I feel...
    danitykane13 danitykane13 26-30, F 3 Responses Jun 30

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    I'm married for 11 years and have 2 beautiful young children. My husband and I have grown apart. after a long career, I became a stay at home mom at least until my youngest is in...
    Llynne12 Llynne12 41-45, F Jul 1

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    I am married but I often feel lonely in the marriage. I feel really misunderstood and emotionally rejected often. The emotional void pushes me further and further away to the...
    Olivia2014 Olivia2014 31-35, F 32 Responses Jul 1

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    I find it weird how people put so much value towards marriage and love and relationships. I say I don't want to get married and people lecture me about how there's someone waiting...
    PurpleHart PurpleHart 16-17, F 1 Response Jul 5

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    Met her in March 1975 at a home of a friend that was conducting a bible study...about 30 people were present. Married her in December 1975.... 3 children, 4 (and counting...
    Alan493 Alan493 56-60, M 2 Responses Jul 6

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    I think that I am going to making more of my marriage posts in the "I am Married" group. I realized that although I feel lonely at times the general members that post in "Married...
    Olivia2014 Olivia2014 31-35, F 8 Responses Jul 7

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    I was raised a Jehovahs Witness. That proved be a hardship in my life when it came to accepting who i was as a person. From a very young age, I new I was gay. I used to get the...
    akg27 akg27 18-21, F 1 Response Jul 8

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    Well tonight I was drunk and my married man came to watch me shoot pool. (I'm I a pool league) of course his wife came with him since I'm friends with his wife. We were all talking...
    justthewayilikeit justthewayilikeit 22-25, F 4 Responses Jul 8

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    Im so lonely even being married cos i married the wrong man, cos i wanted to have children so much. Now i have consequences of it. I live in loveless marriage. The only joy is my...
    angel8i angel8i 31-35, F 19 Responses Jul 10

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    August of 2014, will be 16 months since he walked out the door. Never leaving me with our boys to raise alone. Some ppl think I'm crazy for saying this, but I'm actually glad he...
    EyeDontGiveAHoot EyeDontGiveAHoot 36-40, F 7 Responses Jul 12

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    I am married for 11 years now and have 4 beautiful children. Everyone who knows me thinks i have a perfect life.. and i do.. except of being MADLY in love with another man!! He...
    solo1411 solo1411 31-35, F 4 Responses Jul 12

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    Well I have been married for 3 years.. Don't know why I married him I guess I loved him then, now u just feel like nothing. He doesn't pay attention to me, whenever I'm sad he...
    pzjekt pzjekt 22-25, F 3 Responses Jul 12

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    I can understand how people romanticize marriage and build it up with words like commitment, faithfulness, loyalty, etc. A marriage in itself doesn’t actually have the power to...
    GiantKaiju GiantKaiju 22-25, M 2 Responses Jul 12

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    Hi I find folks who say they are ' single ' and are divorced or even widowed. Where I come from single means one thing: never married. A person says they're single and divorced...
    DarkwingGoslyn DarkwingGoslyn 31-35 1 Response Jul 13

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    When one sets morals and goals in someone, the search gets narrowed down, and even helps deter those that are not the match interfere with your search for someone that you will...
    lon3lygam3r lon3lygam3r 26-30, M Jul 14

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    I am a very happily married wife and mom. I have been married for 23 years now and have 7 kids from our marriage. We have a great marriage and work at it every day. Even after...
    nudistfamilyonbeach nudistfamilyonbeach 41-45, F 3 Responses Jul 14

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    I think being married is a most difficult task.I am married to the same person for 27 years and know him for 29 years.He has many faults .I too have faults too.I think marriage is...
    booklover87 booklover87 46-50, F 7 Responses Jul 14

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    Before I start, this is going to be long. You have to know the beginning before you can understand the end. KARMA is a big word here so pls keep that in mind while reading...
    arwhap13 arwhap13 31-35, M Jul 17

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    Tell me does it make me stupid to still be with this person? She has cheated on me 4 times and we will have been married 8 years this year. And no I did not cheat on her in...
    Darkpriest85 Darkpriest85 26-30, M 5 Responses Jul 18

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    I met my husband my senior year of high school. I worked with his twin, and his twin introduced us. We started dating shortly after, and things were great. My now husband and I...
    derbygirl67 derbygirl67 22-25, F 1 Response Jul 18

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    I've been married for a few years now and have a wonderful husband. He's a good guy, has never mistreated me, my family loves him, and together we're the poster family for our...
    JaySurge JaySurge 26-30, F 1 Response Jul 19

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    Why is it that when I tell people I don't want to get married they get all annoyed? They're all " You're gonna get married! Stop being so negative!". I've just decided that I don't...
    PurpleHart PurpleHart 16-17, F 2 Responses Jul 20

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