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11 Feb 2010

Why does a good woman cheat?
Because you need love and attention. No one can get up go to work come home go to bed day after day, while your husband works 7 days a week. He does work and he is at this business when I go there so he is not cheating.

The more money he makes the more he works. The longer he says open. Even when he' s closed he' ll stay and fix things up just as to not employ someone.

In the meantime i am bored. How much shopping can you do? How much decorating can you do ? How much gardening? He refuses to take 1 day off except christmas. We never go away for an evening. We don' t go away for a weekend. We don' t go away for a holiday. In 5 years of marriage we only went the 1st year.

When we go to functions I always go alone. Or when he does he gets there late when he closes.

We have not friends because I am always alone. who wants to start a braai after 8pm?

I let us once go to a shrink he went 3 times and then refused as the shrink supposidly always took my side. He refuses to work through a book I bought (fireproof) where you work on your relationship for 40 days and do each day what they tell you to.

Lately we don' t even talk anymore its as if I dont exist to him. When he is home he' ll only talk when spoken to and not even always. If I say something (thats how i feel) he does not think justifies an answer he just ignores me.

Faxes to him, emails to him and sms' s to him he just ignores and he will not talk to me.

Is this why his 1st wife cheated on him? I can see why. It' s not in my nature. It' s not who I am. It' s not that I want love from another man. i want love from my husband. I want an evening away WITH HIM.

But eventually i guess i' ll start looking around, because no woman is an island. I see through the keyhole he' s even wanking in the bathroom mornings before showers. He is just so content with his life I mean nothing.

I cannot see myself living a life like this until I die. regardless of how I look or who i am or what I also deserve to be loved. To be held. To feel great.

I even asked him if he' s making a booking for valentines as we always make something out of it - he ignored me. I then faxed him a restaurant that has great special including a night away. He just ignored me. when i talk about it he just ignores me.

Yes, i have my own single girlfiends but there is only so much one can do with them because you dont want to go where singles go and at night I am at home with the kids.


I cant go for counseling because id have to go alone. i cant talk to him because he does not talk to me.
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01 Jan 0001

Some spouses, most often men, feel that their only duty in a mariage is to "provide" financially, ignoring their emotional / pychological responsibilities
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