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I Just Don't Get It
I've been seeing this guy for a few weeks now, things seemed to be going well. He lives 2 hours from me, so we've been meeting up in the middle.
This past weekend we
Female friend and boyfriend
My boyfriend of 2 years has a female friend that he has known since middle school. They are now both 29. I've never cared for her too much, because she has never made
Why can't things be easy and consistent?
I started talking to a man I knew from years ago. We didn't date, we were just acquaintances. We reconnected recently and went for coffee. We both confessed we liked
Thought I'd start a discussion on getting "closure" in our relationships; I've heard differing opinions about it and have been thinking about it a lot myself
Would you be annoyed if...
Would you be annoyed if you were meeting up for the first time and still didn't know an exact time or location.
I'm meeting him tomorrow and still don't know time or
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John D. Moore, MS, CADC
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The ex that wouldn't go away
I am engaged to the woman of my dreams. After a couple dates I told everyone I was going to marry her. She told her friends the same. My only hang up was I always was uncomfortable that her most recent ex was still her friend. In July I found out he had b