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I Married a Man I Don't Love

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    I Married Because Of The Church

    When I met my husband, we were friends. I was going through some hard times and he gave me stability. When he wanted more than friendship, I didn´t have the courage to reject him. So we lived together for a while. This didn´t go over well with my Christian background and...
    Jaypanther Jaypanther 36-40, F 2 Responses Oct 6, 2011

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    I Married Him... And Left Him

    I met him in 2007. He was nice enough to me, and I was lonely, so we dated. I moved in with him a year later. That year was marked by disappointment. He never wanted to have sex with me. When I brought it up, he got so angry that he threw things. Still, I married him in 201...
    auntysocial auntysocial 31-35, F Aug 19, 2013

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    The Man I Married...

    I'm in my second marrage. I met him at work. I was lonely and had two kid's. I didn't want to be alone the rest of my life. I thought I finally met the right man. He love's me and tries to treat me like a queen. After we were married I found out on our honey moon that he was...
    lisagirl1992 lisagirl1992 31-35, F 1 Response Mar 6, 2012

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    Lost Love

    I married a man i dont love, i miss the man i did. I wish i never left him because of our differences but its crazy. Ill never forget him. I miss him. I feel bad i dont love my husband. Sometimes i cry about it. Im a Christian and cant divorce. Im now pregnant and it just sucks...
    ashlielashae ashlielashae 22-25, F 1 Response Aug 18, 2013

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    I Married A Man I Was Never In Love With Twice!

    I have married been married three times. I am embarrassed by this. Especially because I never loved them. My first husband is also my third husband. I knew him as a child. I never liked him. Actually I couldn't't stand him. He is older than me and liked my sister. I come from a...
    macwinda macwinda 36-40, F 5 Responses Nov 1, 2010

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    I Still Can't Let Go Of The Father Of My Son

    I am now 21 years old running 22 from Philippines and got a son, when I was only 17 years old I have a long time boyfriend, he's not my first boyfriend but I m so sure he's my first and only love until now, we have been through happy, sad and though times, until I got pregnant...
    i16ishb17 i16ishb17 22-25, F Jan 16, 2012

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    That was the dumbest thing I've ever done.

    We hated each other from the first day. Had three unplanned pregnancies then still married him knowing I couldn't stand him. I tried to call it off the day I got married. This is why I will never get married again.
    CallmeHopelessNotRomantic CallmeHopelessNotRomantic 36-40, F Nov 28, 2014

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    I know this must sound fake

    but I married a man 49 years ago that I never really loved. I have never told anyone this. I kept making excuses that he was a good husband a good father etc. But I never was in love with him. Back than we married very young. It was what was expected of you. He always depended...
    blufftongal546 blufftongal546 66-70, F 1 Response Mar 2

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    I married two. I did get married

    because it was the right thing to do.
    miracle3054 miracle3054 31-35, F Nov 27, 2014

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    It Gets Worst Each Day

    At the time I thought it was the best thing I could do for my son and I. Now I know that what I've done is'nt right whichever way I look at it. I love him as a person, but i find myself being easily annoyed with him for most everything. I am not a mean or nasty person by nature...
    bammy bammy 36-40, F 12 Responses Oct 19, 2010

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    I Was a ******** Who Married Her Client

    I married a man I don't think i love. It has only been 3 months since our beautiful wedding. The day was perfect. At the time any way.... we had been together for 5 years and engaged for 3. The relationship has always been a lot of hard work. He doesn't have much of a sense of...
    Doonaunit Doonaunit 26-30, F 32 Responses Oct 30, 2007

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    I'm giving her space. In hopes she will miss me. She said she still loves her ex. I told her I would be here for her because our friendship comes first. I'm hoping she will gain...
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    My biggest fear is that I'll marry and have kids with someone who wakes up one day and decides they don't love me anymore.
    Madison18 Madison18 18-21, F 3 Responses Mar 18

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    I don't add men... I'm married. I don't private message men. We can all talk in the public pages just fine without being buddy buddy. My Life is simpler with only female friends...
    MommysGotTats420 MommysGotTats420 22-25, F 4 Responses Mar 4

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    I'ts odd, really... It's not that I'm in a bad situation or anything, yet... Yet I can't find a reason to get out of bed today. I keep trying and trying to motivate myself, yet at...
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    when I say I love you I will never say it in vain if I don't love you I'll say I like you or don't say anything at all the word love to me is a strong word and very passionate it...
    tonya2025 tonya2025 18-21, F 3 Responses 2 days ago

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    I love my parents very much, but their are aspects of them I just don't wanna become. My father was a drug addict, an alcoholic, cheater, and just very unstable in general. He...
    DevinaLockwood DevinaLockwood 16-17, F 8 hrs ago

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    I really don't. I am not interested in what you have to say if it's just leading up to you asking if I want to see your man berries.
    TickleMeCell TickleMeCell 16-17, T 1 Response 5 hrs ago

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    I’m at a crossroads. I have been with my husband for 10 years; married for half of that time. We had years of bliss. We met in college and grew together. We loved each other...
    lostinthemountains lostinthemountains 26-30, F Mar 22

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    I have been in a relationship with an amazing guy for over a year and a half now but I don't feel needed, wanted or loved anymore. While I do still love him, I don't want to stay...
    grizz799 grizz799 18-21, F 31 mins ago

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    We met 15 yrs ago, fell madly in love, right from the gate! He was married, I was in a serious relationship. He left her, I left my bf..life struggles, bad timing, different paths...
    assholemagnet assholemagnet 46-50, F 2 Responses Mar 18

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    Please try not to judge me too harshly. I already am mean enough to myself about this. I have been with my boyfriend for over four years now. We have a 3 year old daughter and I'm...
    smallworld14 smallworld14 22-25, F Mar 13

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    I come from a family of outgoing, life of the party, social people. And I'm just not like them. But everyone expects me to be. I'm socially awkward and I suck at conversations. I...
    ThisGirlLovesNerds12 ThisGirlLovesNerds12 18-21, F 3 Responses 12 hrs ago

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    My co worker and I have been working together for close to a year and he is married and he asked me out today. He always flirts but never actually came out and said anything. I...
    mnc13085 mnc13085 26-30, F 7 Responses 4 days ago

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    Its so quiet, I feel like i can hear my thoughts for once. As if I’ve just realised whats actually been going on for the last few years. Its hit me so hard. As if a light bulb...
    Masuka99 Masuka99 13-15, F 5 hrs ago

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    It happens and it burns when you make a complete idiot of yourself when you don't get the hint or the other person can't tell you straight out…"I appreciate that you're...
    H20baby H20baby 31-35, F 1 Response 4 hrs ago

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    I just can't seem to come to my senses when it comes to him he's so good looking, just a simple glance at him can put me in a good mood. the only downside to this is that he's...
    dolly98 dolly98 18-21, F Mar 13

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    It's been almost 2 years since I've seen or talked to my mother. Our relationship was never good. I needed to put on makeup, lose weight, find a better job, better boyfriend, etc...
    kayfivee kayfivee 26-30, F 2 Responses 6 days ago

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    Hi I'm new to the group. I comment a bit on another group but haven't felt like opening up yet. I should start by saying I am also married. In a way I feel like it's easier because...
    xoxoblueskyxoxo xoxoblueskyxoxo 26-30, F 1 Response 23 hrs ago

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    I met my best friend when I was 14 and he was 12. There was an instant connection and I fell head over heels for him. Everyone asked if we were a couple and we both said no...but...
    zippy80 zippy80 31-35, F 1 Response Mar 5

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    its the truth if ur a hot married man it just turns me on I cnt help bt love it. I don't wanna break up a happy family. I just wanna have sex with u and feel naughty I did it...
    laverse laverse 18-21, F 5 Responses Mar 18

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    Today, I am writing about he guy i have loved for the last four years. We both were married when we met, became friends, and developed attraction and liking for each other in some...
    octsar36 octsar36 36-40, F 1 Response Mar 5

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    I work with him. I'm madly in love with him. He was married last July and came to where I work in September. I worked with him when I first started there 5 years ago but he worked...
    Scal92 Scal92 22-25, F Mar 6

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    I too love a married man; he doesn't feel the same as I.25 yrs he finally let his hatred of me be known to the world. He moved to a different state ran away from me, left our 3...
    bNangela4u bNangela4u 41-45, F Mar 11

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    I have two sisters and they are in their 30's. They are married to really nice men who have an amazing job, and treat my sisters like a Queen. my sisters also have beautiful...
    Endureandconquer Endureandconquer 18-21, F 5 days ago

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    I had an affair. It's been over a year. I don't think of him every minute anymore. He's still very much in my life. We were friends for many years before it grew. We did and do...
    lilsecret1 lilsecret1 36-40, F 1 Response 3 days ago

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    I don't understand how people can say they love someone and cheat on them. I mean I read so many stories about these OW and their MM and how upset they are in their relationships...
    Willowtree78 Willowtree78 36-40, F 1 Response 1 day ago

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    The tradition of marriage means very little to me. What an odd ceremony, is it not? "A celebration of love," they call it. "A merging of two families." Most weddings appear to be...
    lovelywarpedlemon lovelywarpedlemon 18-21, F 3 Responses Mar 10

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    Like many here I too had an affair with a married man... He was my boss and he was gorgeous. I had just gotten out of a terrible relationship and a close friend of mine had...
    0Mischa0 0Mischa0 26-30, F 1 Response Mar 19

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    Note: If you are asian then you will most likely be able to relate to this. I lobe my parents, but at the same time I hate them. My parents are very mentally abusive. For as...
    saeteurn saeteurn 22-25, M 1 Response 16 hrs ago

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    I feel like I don't fit in anywhere. I hate small talk I find it boring and not many people are honest. I don't like to go to social events like Christian social small groups, all...