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I Never Loved My Husband

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    Scared to Divorce.

    I have been married 18 years and 4 children .  I knew the day I returned from my honeymoon, I had made I terrible mistake.  For multiple reasons I have stayed and now wonder if its too late to leave.  My husband is a good man, loves me  and his children. ...
    wantinganswers wantinganswers 41-45 5 Responses Jul 15, 2009

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    I Married My Husband With My Brain Not My Heart Now I Want To Leave

    He has a son who calls me mommy. We have been married for a year and a half. I have grown to love him but I don't feel that connection that says I'm in live with him. He told me lies to get me to marry him and I did after only one month of dating( yes I know not very smart) but...
    jessmess30 jessmess30 26-30 1 Response Apr 10, 2012

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    Never Loved Him

    I come from a Pakistani, Muslim family. I was born and raised in the US. I am 27 years old, with 2 kids. I was forced in a marriage at the age of 17. Everyone that would hear this story would say, "you can't be forced in America". Well my parents always...
    the3Ls the3Ls 26-30 2 Responses Dec 19, 2008

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    Didn't Want to Be Alone For the Rest of My Life.

    At the time I didn't want to spend the rest of my life alone so when he threw the ring box at me and said "You  know what it is,  let me know".....  I guess I  just thought that this was it for me and I had better grab the brass ring with both...
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Dec 7, 2007

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    And finally, it's over. Two years of lies. Two years wasted. I saw it coming. I felt us drifting apart. I could feel your absence. I just never thought it'd come to this, that you...
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    This guy stayed at my mates house with me I loved him alot I have never loved anyone as much as I love him he kissed me and made out with me turns out he didn't even like me I'm 15...
    freelikeabutterfly freelikeabutterfly 13-15, F 3 Responses Jul 6

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    and ive never loved another human, (besides my kids), like I loved him. Now id like to introduce him to my chipper vac
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    Not a day goes by that I don't think about him. But there are some days every once and awhile where I don't. Those days are the best days. Love isn't the correct word. He never...
    superstar2271 superstar2271 13-15, M 1 Response Jul 9

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    I want to love a girl unconditionally. I want to be able to make her feel special, loved, cared for and beautiful. I want to make her feel precious and like a queen. I want to be...
    Winbu Winbu 16-17, M 3 Responses 1 hr ago

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    I'm 44 years old. I have been with my husband for 20 years, 14 married. We have a beautiful 4 year old daughter. My husband is a raging narcissist. Nothing is his fault...
    ughmarriage ughmarriage 41-45 2 Responses 9 hrs ago

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    Ok, warning this is going to be long! I am at a loss in life. I have been married for almost 10 yrs, with him for almost 15. Things between us were always good,( not perfect of...
    AuntieShani AuntieShani 31-35, F 11 Responses a week ago

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    We had been discussing the possibility of separating for about 4 months. Things were becoming strained between us. We were growing distant and I kept trying so hard to bridge the...
    Navylove19 Navylove19 18-21, F 1 Response 5 days ago

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    We were always close. We always shared and did things equally. That was until he had an affair. 22 yrs of marriage, and hey!!! He had an affair. I mean, when you've got a...
    Mylifesover Mylifesover 46-50 2 Responses 20 hrs ago

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    I don't even know where to begin. First of all me and my husband have 21 grandchildren and he is only partial to a few of them...the rest he is indifferent but to this one...
    LavondaCausey LavondaCausey 51-55, F 1 Response Jul 1

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    My husband of 23 years is a very complex man. He has been this way since I started working after being married for five years. When I entered the work force, it brought out a total...
    3Lia 3Lia 41-45, F 3 Responses 3 days ago

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    My husband is such a jerk .I I hate his sisters husband and so does everyone that I know this jerk is very disrepectful to me disrepectful twords my family , this thing is the...
    pink26 pink26 41-45, F 1 Response Jul 4

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    So I met my husband 9 years ago and fell deeply in love immediately I had a son from a previous relationship and he accepted me and my son told me I'm the woman of his dreams that...
    canadian4 canadian4 31-35, F 3 Responses Jul 10

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    I thought she was a good woman....... Well that was her statement to me and claim to fame , but then again my last ex's claim to fame was that she was a faithful "never was a bad...
    nevets61 nevets61 51-55 Jul 22

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    I just separted from my husband of 12 years. He said he loved me but he never showed me. I did everything for him and I got nothing in return. Now I want to meet someone who...
    LookingforLove63 LookingforLove63 51-55, F 12 Responses 6 days ago

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    For the longest time, the lady who was responsible for giving birth to me and I never bonded nor really had a relationship. It was a very difficult and poor relationship. She had...
    Spiritualhope Spiritualhope 36-40, F Jul 18

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    I cheated on my husband, then i left him. He was mean, and I'm tired of repeating the details, but by mean I intend to say that he fits into many of the descriptors of an...
    Regrets472 Regrets472 26-30, F 2 Responses Jul 21

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    My ex husband... He disgusts me! It makes me sick to think that I loved him once. He's betrayed my trust, he's deceiving. I never thought I could have soooo much hate for one...
    PrincessAbigail89 PrincessAbigail89 22-25, F 5 days ago

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    My husband and I have been married for 10 years but we've been together for 15. During our marriage, he cheated on me twice with two different women. The first woman he actually...
    futureexwife14 futureexwife14 26-30, F 1 Response Jul 3

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    Right now I'm unmarried. No bf. a single mom of one kid. In my dream I was married and very happy & contented. My husband had a job and ride a horse to work. I remember feeling...
    Myalee Myalee 41-45, F 1 Response Jul 17

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    Our foundation was completely destroyed. There is absolutely no trust. I gave him all of me. I loved the vulnerability. We probably won't make it as some marriages do. I am okay...
    truthandbeauty truthandbeauty 36-40, F 8 Responses Jul 1

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    I have to get this off my chest or I will explode. My husband and I have been married several years. I had a child from a previous relationship, and we had two together. I always...
    nwhermit nwhermit 26-30, F 1 Response Jul 2

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    I am having a hard time with my boyfriend of over two years. The lack of affection we have hurts so much. I can't even get him to hug me. He pulls away. He turns away from me at...
    Lin53207 Lin53207 31-35, F 1 Response Jul 6

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    Well I flew to California to visit my parents. My mom threw me a baby shower. It was lovely . We didnt talk much about my husband...I didn't blame her. She wanted to keep the mood...
    melguzman21 melguzman21 22-25, F 1 Response Jul 9

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    I feel like a roommate these days. When we dated, he made me feel like his world. We texted, we communicated, he held me, kissed me. And while he never said he loved me (well...
    justwantoheariloveyou justwantoheariloveyou 36-40, F 2 Responses Jul 11

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    Okay, I need to get this is off my chest. My husband never tries to see things from my perspective. Every time he upsets me he never takes me seriously and here is the most...
    jrlegg jrlegg 26-30, F 2 Responses a week ago

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    I used to hate myself. I took blame for everyone else's pain and mistakes. I thought that I was scum of the Earth and how could anyone like me or care about me. And I often felt...
    hazy6 hazy6 16-17, F 1 Response 4 days ago

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    I've been with my husband since I was 18. We met our freshman year of college and have been together ever since. I love him, but I feel like the relationship has gone on longer...
    ejb245 ejb245 31-35, F 1 Response Jul 4

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    Love my husband. He's wonderful. Takes care of our family and works hard to provide for us. He's a quiet sorta guy but can put his foot down when he needs to, and he needs to do...
    Tina303 Tina303 41-45, F Jul 6

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    The key to HATE is: Lying, cheating, deserting, 4 children in 5 years (six beautiful children in total), the *Death of one's dreams*, Not ONE discussion over how any given bill...
    sunbeam1 sunbeam1 36-40, F 3 Responses Jul 12

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    Even thought it was almost 10 years ago, I vividly remember seeing him from across the bar. Don't roll your eyes; this isn't what you think it is. He was handsome and brawny, and I...
    MiscMela MiscMela 31-35, F 1 Response Jul 13

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    my best friend... i loved him more than i loved myself... and that's going to forever be the biggest regret of my life. he left. never came back, let me go without a fight. and i'm...
    meowshelbs meowshelbs 16-17, F 1 Response Jul 15

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    I read all of the stories and I can relate to them my husband was the sort of man that women adore beautiful in everyway but he is a functioning alcoholic .So I did it I left my...
    sunshineonarainyday sunshineonarainyday 26-30, F 2 Responses Jul 21

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    I'm trying to do the right thing not only for myself, but for my family, especially for my beautiful baby daughter, to whom I might never apologize enough for not choosing well her...
    mery81 mery81 31-35, F a week ago

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    My mother-in-law recently became incapacitated. She is elderly and was just hospitalized. I spent three days with my husband and other family members at the hospital. I get along...
    kt65 kt65 46-50 1 Response Jul 7

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    It's been almost one week since my husband of 10 years fractured my nose, cheekbone, and black my eye and face. He chocked me out a little bit and I have various bruises on my arm...
    mrsmegnva mrsmegnva 26-30, F 2 Responses 5 days ago

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    So an update is in order, since I have been so lax in my attendance on EP. I am home AGAIN from yet another week away with the kids. Relaxation and rest certainly does wonders...
    knittingbadsweaters knittingbadsweaters 41-45, F 2 Responses 1 day ago

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    Cheating is just disrespectful. I would never do it. It's just wrong!
    Dreamprojector Dreamprojector 18-21, F 1 hr ago

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    I remember the exact moment that I knew i loved him. It was when I discovered he was moving away for six years to another country I couldn't possibly visit. Must when I was about...
    wingeyes wingeyes 31-35, F 2 Responses Jul 6

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    Battered, Heartbroken, and Sick For My Babies-Married to him for 13 years while he kept me virtual prisoner in a foreign country and turned downright PSYCHO when drunk. Finally he...
    IStillGotIt IStillGotIt 41-45, F 1 Response Jul 7

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    A 5 year old girl had a panic attack. he passed away, she left and never looked back. She loved her daddy so much. That little girl was me. lost little soul wondering why her daddy...
    kjonesr kjonesr 18-21, F Jul 8

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