Mormon girls are taught that they have a divine nature. Again, though the evolving times may have brought about a relaxation in this rule, it is still followed by many youngsters. However, I believe there are rules set, and we receive certain blessings when we obey said rules. It does not come from common religion or personality or even values; it only comes through mutual self transcendence. I can't quite put my finger on it. As soon as she becomes dissatisfied, she will turn face and educate the OP about just how wrong it would be for her to stay with him. I'm the kind of person that believes that it is just tacky in general to break up or end things via text, but that was my only option. However, a few months before her exams she suddenly said that she didn't think we were right for each other and broke up with me. Btw, you bringing up CES letter shit before thanksgiving will guarantee a very awkward time with the GF and probably the family for the day. Initially I thought he would join the church and life would get back on the only track I knew.
You need to repent and change. Word to the wise, wait a day or two. Trust yourself, trust God and enjoy the beautiful relationship that you have. I know a Doctor who drug his wife and 2 children across the US to begin his residency. And how little some men understand the value of a well-dusted baseboard. And here's an excellent video on the importance of religious freedom. Men search the world for women that they can stand to be around with long-term. That's the difference - marrying for love vs marrying for a paycheck. It is fundamental that we focus foremost on developing ourselves as suitably strong men. Mormons can be pretty crazy without it.
As Joanna said, marriage takes some work no matter what, but being married to your best friend, and listening to the spirit brings great blessings. Found this blog just now after searching "married to a surgeon". Move on, but after thanksgiving. But no one can move on to one of the 3 Kingdoms until they accept Christ and totally repent. Some day he hopes to make it to Romania and settle down. They will serve as a constant reminder to her that she needs to conform- and you won't be wearing any. Take your date to a club with loud music and an open bar, or an R-rated or violent movie, and the prospects of it going well are daunting.
He said that if there is an exception, it is for the individual to obtain through the spirit. The ideal, in my opinion, is that she discovers what we all know about the lies the church tells her. Again, reading your blog definitely opened up my eyes to many things I was totally oblivious to. And so, I always have to think about my son when I have to travel or have other work commitments. I'd try to see if she will leave the religion, and if not, you should break it off. Not sure if you are, or not. How the Book of Abraham was translated from Egyptian scrolls. It really can be that simple. And you must be honest in your conversation with God about it. I love this post and this perspective.