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  1. Engaged but struggling. What do you think I should do?

    Reconciliation
    I'm glad I came across this page tonight because I feel totally blindsided by my fiance as of the last few weeks and I could really use some outside perspective. I'll try to be as succinct as possible here so here's a bit of background info (feel free to skip it if you don't care about the...
  2. I didn't propose when I planned and my girlfriend found out

    General Relationship Discussion
    Hi, all First time poster - I need some advice please. I've been with my girl for just shy of three and a half years and I want to marry her. I've purchased a beautiful ring in a style I know she'd love. I wanted to propose to her on a recent vacation but ...it didn't seem quite right at...
  3. From engagement (to a uBPD) to driving away in 7 days. Frustrated beyond belief.

    General Relationship Discussion
    First of all, I am incredibly happy that this place exists. This is going to a lengthy post so I apologize in advance. This was written a month ago so please keep that in mind. I will be writing an update soon. I wanted to post it in case anyone has any insights on relationships with a possible...
  4. So, I Believe I Have Anxiety About Marriage...

    General Relationship Discussion
    So, here's everything in a nutshell: I've been dating my boyfriend for four and a half years and we're talking marriage (eventually...engagement in at least a year). The problem is, marriage freaks me out. My parents have a horrible relationship (and are somehow still married...is it sad that...
  5. Engaged and having doubts about future

    Sex in Marriage
    Hello, Im new here so sorry for immediately going into my problems. I have a problem that maybe someone here can shed some light on. I have been with my girlfriend now fiance for a little over four years.Im 27 now and so is she. We get along in every way except one, our sex life has been weird...
  6. My fiance left!!!

    Going Through Divorce or Separation
    Hi. Much to my anguish my fiance left and is living in another town. The background: I am 33 she is 26. We've been together for 3 years. I know that this doesn't sound like all that long compared to a lot of the other posts I read on here, but it has been an extremely important 3 years of my...
  7. Is marriage worth it?

    General Relationship Discussion
    Hello I'm Mike I'm 27 years old and I am currently in a long term relationship with my girlfriend. I've known her for 5 years..We are deeply in love. I'm always there for her and she always supports me..and I think that I'm ready to take our relationship to the next level(marriage). I've...
  8. Should we get married?

    General Relationship Discussion
    Hi everyone, I wanted to get married people’s opinions on this. I'm dating my boyfriend of almost a year and we've talked in depth about getting engaged. It'll probably happen in the next four months, but the problem is I'm having some doubts. I wanted advice to see if these are normal or if I...
  9. should we get married?

    General Relationship Discussion
    I am 19, and my boyfriend is 23. Currently i'm in college and he is working his way up through the ranks of a car wash (he didn't go to college). At the moment we can't afford our own place, so we are living with my mother. She is recently divorced and completely insane, as well as...
  10. Asking her Dad! Please HELP!

    General Relationship Discussion
    Hi, i have picked out a ring and is on order, im not planning on proposing to my lovely lady until July while we are away on holiday, I wish to ask for her parents blessing before i go ahead with the proposal. July is nearly 4 months away. the question i have is when should i ask the parents? im...
  11. Should I talk to him about engagement?

    The Ladies' Lounge
    Hi ladies, I'm a 21 year old senior in college (graduating in May) and my boyfriend and I have been together for 7 & a half years (since our freshman year of high school). He's 22 and graduates December of 2012, as his program requires an extra semester. He's gotten to where he'll tell me that...
  12. Need advice please

    Going Through Divorce or Separation
    Ok, really not how to start these out, and I just joined today, because I really dont know where else to turn to for advice. Over 3 years ago when me and my ex started dating I was 22 and she was 19. 2 months later, she became pregnant. I was there for her for the first 5 months while she was...
  13. I can't afford to be my fiance's wife. Help

    General Relationship Discussion
    Hi everyone, Guess I'm new here. The name of this thread is probably not what you think. My problem is, if I get married, I'll no longer have a source of income. I'll elaborate. My name is Andrea and I'm 24, my fiance is Ryan and he's 27. We met and fell in love when I was 20, he proposed to...
  14. Fiance Wont Discuss Finances

    Financial Problems in Marriage
    My fiance doesn't want to discuss finances. He says he wants to keep separate bank accounts and I think this is because he doesn't make much money. He doesn't tell me how much he makes and he says it has nothing to do with love. I want to marry him but I want him to give his paycheck to me so...
  15. how long to wait

    The Ladies' Lounge
    I am hoping for some advice. I have been with my boyfriend for almost 6 years. We knew each other for about 8 years. Most of the time, our relationship has been long distance, but it seemed to work for us. We were able to develop strong communication skills and grow closer through it. The...
  16. Our Siblings Are Dating and Live w/ Us!!

    Considering Divorce or Separation
    My situation is very complicated so I'll try to get to the point as quickly as possible. I apologize for the wordiness, but I think all of this is very relevant and at least an entertaining read for the drama that is my life. Ultimately, the current state of things has me certainly doubting if...
  17. Is he considering marrying me?

    General Relationship Discussion
    Hello all, I am new to the forums and still have yet to master the art of a thread title. It might be a little misleading, but I hope to stay close to the topic. Basically, in a nut shell, I am having a hard time judging where my relationship of 3 years is at, and where my boyfriend stands in...
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