Your parents are the first to teach you what a man, a woman, a husband, a wife, a mother, and a father is. This knowledge shapes your understanding of these ideas as an adult.
Marriage & Commitment
It was a miscalculation or a festering problem too small to notice, until everything fell apart, even when everything seemed to be functioning perfectly to the only people who could have done something about it.
Are you angry with your wife because you are afraid of her?
In the War between the Sexes, the ongoing battle over the position of the toilet seat almost seems insurmountable.
Enough’ is whatever two people agree to in a relationship.
Words come loaded with expectations. It is these expectations that send your relationship into the ditch.
Some ideas to consider before throwing in the towel.
Long-lasting marriages and relationships aren’t based on beautiful feelings. They thrive because of compatibility and the unique differences both genders bring to the relationship and how well each can resolve a conflict.
If not now, things could get ugly.
Bad News—You Don’t Get to Dictate What Matters to Other People
Are we still supposed to do this?
What it is that you desire?
When you give up your belief system, the people once closest to you notice.
Men want their “man cards”. Even if it kills them.
Absence does not make your wife grow fonder.
In a life where I had to face total loss of control and influence over who got to be in my son’s and ex-wife’s lives, I was gifted a relationship where I don’t have to worry about whether they will be safe.