Topics like race and polygamy have been "adequately" explained away, so I don't think we'd get anywhere discussing those things. Most of my female friends work and their husbands don't work weekends so it is hard to have people to hang with. It has been very therapeutic to read about other people's experiences. She started crying when I explained this to her.
That is why there are home teachers, friends, family members, neighborsвto provide priesthood blessings. And there are questions and lessons that dual-faith couples face that zero-faith or single-faith households do not. Sometimes I feel burned out, but I have to carry on. So you made a wise decision. Mormon girls are thirsting for strong, confident, masculine men. I completely relate to all you've written; many of us have come to see Mormonism for what it is, and the severe damage it does to human brains. It sounds like you unfortunately ran into this guy at the wrong point in life. Why Mormons are not sexist. I know you love her but is it worth it. That list is comprised of his parents including his dad's affair which led to a son, his aunts and cousins in Europe his sister and her husband who are handicapped and whoever comes his way asking for a handout.
I've been working like crazy myself, so it is easy for me to understand time issues involved in drs' training. A grandpa sense of humor and occasional clever line from an old movie go a long way. Anyway, I am not sure what the future holds for us, but it was nice to find your blog and see other couples dealing with the same challenges.
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. It can't be antiMormon. I don't know if it's worse for us: For me, it's been an inner battle with myself, should I follow my husband or should he follow me as I am one year ahead. I have been reading this blog for a while now but this is the first time I have felt I needed to add my two cents in. But is it the path that will make you the happiest. You should expect that this will define your relationship with her. That doesn't get better unless you humble yourself, either -- admit you might be wrong.