How often do you express to your partner exactly what you want or why you want it? When was the last time you shared with your partner how you feel when you get the thing you need? How can you even expect to receive the things you say you want if you are not physically, mentally, emotionally or spiritually present within the relationship to receive them? Now, there are times when you must remove yourself from a relationship.
The church really needs to tailor to more partial LDS families, imho. Glad we can be your connection to society. But life is long and eternal and all righteous people will choose the right at the end. That question really put things into perspective for me, so thank you. Follow your heart and live life with no regrets. Ask her out on dates.
Not sure how much longer I can go on, like this As the physician, I found this blog searching for ways to make my spouse feel more important. I'll tell her that we are strictly friends for now on. Racial differences can be very trivialвthey really didn't come up much for my parents, for exampleвand are basically false differences. Maybe you do, too. As someone born and raised in the church this has been very difficult to moderate and there is some social pressure to become more involved. While I knew that she'd be busy with her studies, she did make good efforts to spend time with me at least once a week and things all seemed fine. Lots of good hearty healthy food.