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  1. No Affection / No Sex

    Sex in Marriage
    Hard to know where to begin to give you all enough back story. My husband and I have been married now for 1 year. We each have a child. I have a 10 year old daughter and he has a 5 year old son. Sometimes I feel most of our problems all stem from his son. I can get more into that at the end...
  2. No Sex, No Affection, No Appreciation No Intimacy, No hope??

    General Relationship Discussion
    Let me summarize for the sake of a better read...Married 18 years, high school sweethearts, 2 daughters. Wife is a SAHM, kids are busy in after school programs. We live in a very nice house, drive new cars and I earn an excellent income; money is not an issue...the family gets whatever they...
  3. Are we in trouble

    General Relationship Discussion
    My thai wife took a month long vacation to go back home (with our 2.5 year old son) to visit with her family. I was curious to see how things were going to go when she got back. She has been back for 3 days now and we still have not kissed. There has never been a question in our relationship...
  4. Married 10 yrs, together 15, lack of sex, husband wants to leave me

    Considering Divorce or Separation
    So a couple months ago my husband informed me that he did not know if he wanted to be married anymore, after 10 yrs of marriage and 15 yrs together. :( We are in our late 30's and in the beginning we both were always affectionate and always had sex. A few yrs later we had a child, after that...
  5. Waiting for depressed wife to return affection

    Considering Divorce or Separation
    My wife and I have always been close and open with each other, With the kid off to college and a new home in the country I thought I'd get to enjoy some "empty nest syndrome", but everything's changed. About two years ago, my wife's company of 15 years underwent some new management. She was...
  6. Husband is depressed, not providing

    Physical & Mental Health Issues
    Hello, I have sought out a marriage forum to seek advice from others regarding my situation. I could use some advice on effectively communicating with my husband about his recent lack of providing for our family. Let me just sum up a few of the issues. For nearly a year, my husband has...