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I Regret My Marriage

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    Marriage....

    We were childhood friends who reconnected in adulthood. We rushed into a marriage that I regret. I long for my single life again, not necesarily to be single again, but to have my freedom back. He is angry, difficult, and an all around hateful man. I know I am far from perfect...
    abbstan1 abbstan1 31-35 1 Response Sep 11, 2011

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    I Thought about starting a Blog ,

    I have considered writing a book... Mostly I realize I just I needed a outlet ... So My story is this .. I met my husband as young girl in the church I was the least bit interested in him but always thought he was quite handsome:), still is , I dated another guy for years had a...
    TheUnLovedWife TheUnLovedWife 36-40, F 2 Responses Apr 30

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    Time to Move On?

    I made a wrong decision that day.  To top it off, when I filed for the divorce I wrote the wrong date on the proof of service, so it was delayed...DUH!  My husband begged, I gave in(a total no no) and I said I would "consider counseling" ugh!  This is one...
    star13 star13 26-30, F 4 Responses Mar 20, 2008

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    Regret My Marriage

    I dated him for 8 months and got engaged and then married at age of 23. His business was doing fine (according to him) then and I was also earning fine. After 10 years today he blames me for bringing bad luck in his life. He gets irritate with me too often...abuses...and hits in...
    PChug PChug 31-35 2 Responses Aug 21, 2013

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    My Husben Is Still Living With He's Parents

    i meet my husben on line, we dating for 1 year, and then we decide to get merried, we live 4 hr distance, when we get merried he start saying things like in the future he would like he's mother come to live with me in the while he is with father and working becouse, i told him...
    menimoo menimoo 46-50 1 Response Sep 11, 2011

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    Its not that I dont love my husband,

    just that every step of us being together has been a struggle. I have sacrificed and invested so much in this relationship and I'm left wondering is it worth it. I don't feel my husband loves me as much as I love him and I feel as though he is only with me because he has more...
    mily24 mily24 26-30, F 1 Response Jun 26

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    Where Did The Love Go ........... ??

    Oh that I had the widom, now gained 20 yrs ago.......!I shall state quite clearly, my wife is a great person, no mistake......... but I have watched over the years, we both have very, very little in common. I feel that we are both dis-connected from the other & if it was just the...
    4meiski 4meiski 46-50, M 4 Responses Jun 10, 2011

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    How Stupid...

    I should have never have gotten married. It was stupid and unromantic. He cheated on me and I only stayed with him because I had planned to get even. Stupid. I know! I mean, we already had a baby and I then got pregnant with the next soon after. My plan to get even fell...
    likeaprayerxo likeaprayerxo 31-35, F 8 Responses Aug 27, 2013

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    I Regret My Marriage.

    My husband is very sensitive. He has had a very different upbringing and the instability still shows.  I knew that there were issues before marriage but I didn't expect him to take things out on me. * There is no violence* And most of the times things are fine. It's just...
    omshanti omshanti 26-30, F 11 Responses Oct 29, 2007

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    Hurt And Betrayed Over And Over

    Hello, I have been married for about 5 years now with 2 beautiful children.   They seem to be the only great thing coming out of my marriage.  I have been with my husband for 12 years all together.  When we first began dating for the first few years things...
    wifescorned wifescorned 26-30, F 6 Responses May 2, 2010

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    My marriage is a complete joke!

    ! We've been together almost 7 years & married for just 10 months. We get on fine as friends, but romantically there is nothing? I feel sooooo stupid!! I knew I shouldn't have married him, but as per usual I was trying to make everyone happy so went ahead with it? I do love him...
    MemyselfandI80 MemyselfandI80 31-35, F 2 Responses Apr 8

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    Update. I have been officially divorced since July 30th, 2014. We divorced amicably and are still friends. I moved out of state and currently live with my parents (during the...
    frustratedndc frustratedndc 36-40, F 6 Responses 6 hrs ago

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    Rediscovering Sex in a Sexless Marriage: Rediscovering sex - This is where things are at now. For those who are reading my story for the first time let me point out my marriage...
    Fireflyz26 Fireflyz26 31-35, F 13 Responses Oct 2

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    I have failed my my wife. It took an entire year for me to be able to admit that or even see it. For the last year it's been "my wife is selfish" or "my wife is unreasonable." But...
    TonyM323 TonyM323 36-40, M 2 Responses Sep 23

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    I didn't wait until marriage. I was 13 years old .. Dating a 16 year old. All I feel is regret. I've had sex 3 times after that.. With different guys.. All I feel is regret. This...
    actuallyadri actuallyadri 13-15, F 9 Responses Sep 28

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    Well I did it. I took everyones advice in ILIASM, and I consulted an attorney in the event that I may need to pull the parachute on my marriage. Thank you Bazaar for hammering this...
    Jane1024 Jane1024 36-40, F 6 Responses Oct 8

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    I have married with someone that i'm not so sure to marry with. I met him after i broken heart with ex boyfriend. I liked him and felt happy with him, and was very happy when he...
    Paisley1515 Paisley1515 31-35, F Oct 4

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    I didn't wait until marriage and I don't regret it one bit. I had a few men in my life before I found the man of my dreams. He is my everything and we have lived together for 2...
    dragthewaters4 dragthewaters4 18-21, F 2 Responses Oct 13

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    We are pregnant. B and I are going to be parents! I'm so excited. We are so excited. I have no regrets about leaving a man who chose his friends, gambling, drinking, sports...
    carpediem2 carpediem2 36-40, F 2 Responses Sep 28

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    Have you ever wanted to start over so bad that your whole body screams of it? I wish I could hit rewind. I wish I could change so many things. I never had regrets in my life...
    sartur sartur 36-40, F 12 Responses Oct 14

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    In the matters that you place as issues or task that are of the important nature you tend to put them off. its not intentional, but truly a way to handle whats in front of you...
    mrjmoore40 mrjmoore40 41-45 1 Response 6 days ago

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    No Regrets - "Nothing is certain, except death and taxes." - Benjamin Franklin - We all know when our taxes are due, but none of us know when we will die. We could live to the...
    CherishMe2 CherishMe2 51-55, F 14 Responses 5 days ago

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    I hate my life right now. I rushed into a marriage with a woman with three kids. She's a great woman but I just have major regret and resentment because I found out things after...
    tmantx tmantx 31-35, M 2 Responses 5 days ago

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    Here's something else to ponder as you consider what to do about your sexless marriage. According to the chaplain that wrote this essay, what dying people tell him they'll miss...
    Mettamomma Mettamomma 61-65, F 7 Responses 4 days ago

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    I was 20 years old and up to this point, I hadn't done anything with anyone. Part of it was lack of opportunity, part of it was the fact that I wanted to wait until I was married...
    ismalbergher ismalbergher 18-21, F 4 Responses 2 days ago

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    This is a topic that a lot of people have opinions on. I didn't wait until marriage & I'm not even planning on getting married for a long time. I was 14 when I lost my virginity. I...
    kaitybobaityxo kaitybobaityxo 16-17, F 6 Responses 2 days ago

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    I dont know. Regret is a heavy loaded word. I try not ti regret the decisions i make because at the time it was exactly what i wanted (and yes i got that quote from the internet...
    cypressjon cypressjon 16-17, F 1 Response Oct 5

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    I always thought the idea was nice but when you come to think of it you need to be emotionally, physically and sexually attracted to someone and wouldn't that just suck if on your...
    nailwire nailwire 16-17, F 7 Responses Sep 22

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    Hi, not been active on here for a while but been reading again recently. Not a lot new to add to my situation but just feel like I need to write a bit more about it. During the...
    copperdoodle copperdoodle 41-45, F 11 Responses Sep 30

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    It wasn't what I expected. I thought I'd be with the girl forever so we did "it". Looking back I don't regret it. I haven't been sexual with a girl since. I've decided I'm only...
    Heston94 Heston94 18-21, M 4 Responses Oct 2

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    Another note from the other side.... I write this not to rub things in, but really out of pure amazement and happiness, as a way to maybe offer hope. My boyfriend and I had some...
    awakeforthedancechecksin awakeforthedancechecksin 36-40, F 25 Responses Oct 9

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    I was 17 and it felt like time. I was with someone caring and special. Its not something I regret and I rather enjoyed myself.
    ultimatehacker ultimatehacker 26-30, M Oct 12

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    No did not wait. I was 18 and he was 26, we both had the same English class in college and I approached him. I wanted to have my first time with someone older and who atleast knew...
    Janasai Janasai 18-21, F 2 Responses a week ago

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    I've thought about it long and hard.... should I let someone take my virginity before marriage or should I wait. I'm not in a serious relationship now and I would never have sex...
    smurfinaround smurfinaround 18-21, F a week ago

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    It would of be nice to waited till I got married, but i don't regret it either it was a good experience I was in my 20s
    cristyagui cristyagui 26-30, F 7 Responses 5 days ago

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    I'll hand it to you. You've got me confused. I'm so lost with you that I'm in a sphere trying to find a corner. You've got me not just lost in my mind but lost in my heart. I don't...
    Nanders01 Nanders01 18-21, M Sep 23

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    Went from being all they home to going out drinking, kissing. I've had fun, but my regrets come from kisses going too far. Those are the ones I regret, the ones that made other...
    Claire212 Claire212 16-17, F 1 Response Oct 12

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    THE TRUTH BEHIND THESE KINDS OF MARRIAGES.Last week, I wrote an article for my blog titled: Six Reasons That Your Marriage Will Fail. One of the areas that I highlighted was...
    MarredMind MarredMind 36-40, F 14 Responses 6 days ago

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    Update. Last time I posted I was overwhelmed at how many responses I had. Some understood my struggle and some completely didn't get it. Reading it now I was pretty upset writing...
    2Blossom 2Blossom 46-50, F 15 Responses Sep 27

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    Yeah.... this might not be a big deal but I used to be a pretty good baseball and softball player while playing as an adult up until my mid 30s in some pretty good leagues. However...
    johnny048 johnny048 46-50, M 1 Response Sep 24

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    Honestly, I'm still contemplating if I regret it or not. About 6 months ago I met a guy who I was interested in, and I'm still dating him now. The third time I met him it was my...
    Ronih03 Ronih03 18-21, F 1 Response Oct 1

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    My dad sent me this months ago when I told him I want to marry my boyfriend. I think this is fabulous advice and something refusing spouses have either forgotten or never learned...
    papaya6 papaya6 22-25, F 15 Responses Oct 3

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    If I had regrets then I wouldn't be the person I am today. No matter what I've done I've never regretted anything not for one minute and never will.
    FindingTheRealMe FindingTheRealMe 16-17, F 1 Response Oct 5

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    I am 46 years old. I was married for 16 years. My boys are 15 and 17. I have primary custody. I have never missed my ex husband for one day. But I regret having broken our...
    Monicas2boys Monicas2boys 46-50, F Oct 6

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    20 regrets I can think of on hand 1: Caring about and loving people who didn't care about me back. 2: Not trusting my instincts. 3: Making fun of people (secretly) who are mental...
    1lonelydaisy 1lonelydaisy 70+, F a week ago

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    There’s a number of reasons why people live in sexless marriages, every married couple’s situation is different; you could talk to fifteen different couples and hear fifteen...
    miryam57 miryam57 56-60, F 8 Responses 4 days ago

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    So, I've posted previously, but its a been a long time. I've been married over 11 years, the vast majority of which which have been sexless. I've spoken to my wife countless times...
    Xaeth Xaeth 36-40, M 22 Responses Oct 8

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    I feel very sad each time I read people talking bad abour marriage...comparing it to a prison...love cemetery...not knowing why they should marry...wanting to be eternal lovers...
    Brunette4U Brunette4U 31-35, F 10 Responses Oct 10

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