We don't have many nights out and he does sleep when he can but he has a surgeon's ego and so being great in bed is a priority for him. Can I add to this extremely old thread. I have a better and fuller relationship with God because my own practice has been supplemented by additional observance. Cool Nicknames for Guys. I am more compassionate towards people who I would have stigmatized earlier.
I try to be understanding but I find myself getting so angry. I do not text or call him frequently-- I'll send him the occasional message, but generally I let him initiate contact and dictate the pace. I learned, growing up, that very principle, that you HAD to marry a member or your marriage was doomed. And depending on his views of the Sabbath, you will probably get the tug of war on Sundays. If you think your girlfriend's resistance to being exposed to anything critical of Mormonism sounds cult-like, you are right. She probably doesn't even realize how crazy that is. I was happy to read your blog. Am I that woman. See her good qualities for what they are and see it as a good relationship to remember. Dating a mormon girl.
I had many extremely hurtful things said to me, along with an intervention hosted by my married-in-the-temple-and-divorced grandmother. Over the years, it would have felt increasingly burdensome to accommodate practices that seemed to me like superstition. Thank you for having this blog.
They do exist and you deserve that. Because you are a good person, you will recognize the influence of the Holy Ghost and know that the church is true. And, as I was writing the reply, above, those thoughts went through my head. Like you I grew up with and taught the standard LDS beliefs about temple marriage, celestial kingdom, etc. I hope you can make this work out. I trust him and I highly doubt he's getting "it" from someone else.