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Unfaithful Women - What to do?

Started this discussion. Last reply by Steven René August DeCesare Jan 23, 2014. 69 Replies

Greetings Gentlemen,I'm typically one giving advice on this site, so it's a bit of a role reversal now for me to ask for your help, as a community.A month ago, I found out my fiancé had cheated on me…Continue

Tags: divorce, marriage, counseling, infidelity

Rules for Marrying My Daughter

Started this discussion. Last reply by Victory Unlimited Show Nov 24, 2010. 44 Replies

My daughter is getting married this winter, and I thought it would be a good idea to put together a "Rules for Marrying My Daughter" book and actually have it published in a nice leatherbound book to…Continue

Tags: love, relationship, marriage, daughter, son-in-law

 

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Philosopher King replied to Joshua Paul Hood's discussion Advice would be appreciated
"Sorry I'm coming to this post so late, but... First thing I noticed in your description was "about a WEEK ago she broke up with her boyfriend."   This should've been a red flag, at least temporarily.  When someone is…"
Apr 24
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Deism

For the discussion of Deism, a knowledge of God based on the application of reason to the laws of Nature.
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Deism

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Nov 17, 2014
Andrew replied to Philosopher King's discussion Maxims for Men in the group Philosophers
""I hope I shall possess firmness and virtue enough to maintain what I consider the most enviable of all titles, the character of an honest man." -George Washington This one just resonates with me so nicely. I wish more Americans could…"
Aug 23, 2014
Richard Bruce Marshall replied to Philosopher King's discussion Maxims for Men in the group Philosophers
"What kind of crap is this! It's fine if you are Grandi, Nelson Mandela or MLK. Jr."
Feb 20, 2014
Steven René August DeCesare replied to Philosopher King's discussion Unfaithful Women - What to do?
"I was leaning more toward giving her a second chance until I read the part about the job offer in another town. It's the right time for you to move up and on to bigger and better things. I've got to give you a lot of credit, as it sounds…"
Jan 23, 2014
Brad Williams replied to Philosopher King's discussion Unfaithful Women - What to do?
"I agree with the consensus.  Get rid of her. It's more understandable if a couple has been together for 25 years and raised kids who have moved out.  Middle-aged couples cheating is a little more understandable because they've…"
Jan 23, 2014
Brad Williams replied to Philosopher King's discussion Unfaithful Women - What to do?
"^THIS"
Jan 23, 2014
Stuart Charles replied to Philosopher King's discussion Unfaithful Women - What to do?
"A good friend of mine took his wife back after she had an affair and she did again. This time with his best friends wife! She ruined two relationships. The deed has been done and the trust has gone."
Jan 22, 2014
Boondocker replied to Philosopher King's discussion Unfaithful Women - What to do?
"Even if this were the reason, she had sex with a guy she picked up in a bar while she was in a stable committed relationship.  This indicates a character flaw far more serious than anything I could deal with.  You can love a crazy person,…"
Jan 22, 2014
Regular Joe replied to Philosopher King's discussion Unfaithful Women - What to do?
"Missed the part about you already breaking up with her. Sorry for the useless post. Congrats on taking a stance. Wishing you a speedy recovery from this situation."
Jan 22, 2014
Regular Joe replied to Philosopher King's discussion Unfaithful Women - What to do?
"If I've read correctly, you've been together for 2 years and the cheating occured 8 months ago. That means you had been together for 16 months at the time, correct? Is it possible that, at the 16 month point, you two had different…"
Jan 22, 2014
Pale Horse replied to Philosopher King's discussion Unfaithful Women - What to do?
"Oh, this is from last year. Darn."
Jan 22, 2014
Pale Horse replied to Philosopher King's discussion Unfaithful Women - What to do?
"Too bad the train wreck thread went with JEd.  Is it this tumultuous every year?"
Jan 22, 2014
FamilyGuy replied to Philosopher King's discussion Unfaithful Women - What to do?
"I see the common point of leaving her, since you are not married yet and it was not a good way to treat you. You will be living with that yoke, should you decide to stay. I'm a little surprised at all the chauvinistic comments though. The…"
Jan 22, 2014

How To Act

- Never under compulsion, out of selfishness, without forethought, with misgivings
- Don't gussy up your thoughts
- No surplus words or unnecessary actions
- Let the spirit in you represent a man, an adult, a citizen, a Roman, a ruler. Taking up his post like a soldier and patiently awaiting his recall from life. Needing no oath or witness.
- Cheerfulness. Without requiring other people's help. Or serenity supplied by others.
- To stand up straight, not straightened.

Marcus Aurelius

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Here's wishing you a very manly birthday!
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I do not normally have the opportunity to consort with royalty, so this could be fun.
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Sir replied to Mongoose's discussion Methinks "Manly" is a Misnomer?
"If a man decides to quit work w/o telling his wife and steal money from her purse to spend on hookers and crack, and leaves the house whenever she confronts him on it, this is not manly by the definitions I was able to find."
30 minutes ago
Jack Bauer replied to Mongoose's discussion Methinks "Manly" is a Misnomer?
""....whatever a man decides to do is manly." That cannot be true, otherwise the word 'manly' would have no meaning. But, it has meaning. When you use the word, people know what you're talking about -- even they can't…"
1 hour ago
Nate replied to Mongoose's discussion Methinks "Manly" is a Misnomer?
"I am a man. While I believe in many traditional manly virtues like being competent, capable,strong, and ethical the fact is.... ....whatever a man decides to do is manly."
4 hours ago
Sir replied to Mongoose's discussion Methinks "Manly" is a Misnomer?
"When I googled it I found  having or denoting those good qualities traditionally associated with men, such as courage and strength. (of an activity) befitting a man, especially in a traditional…"
4 hours ago
Native Son replied to Zach.Riggs's discussion Reading
"I originally had a Sony Reader.  I liked several aspects of the Reader user interface better than my Kindle Fire.  Unfortunately, the Sony download was a ridiculous PITA. You had to buy the book online, download it onto your PC and then…"
7 hours ago
R. Max 2.0 replied to Ian M's discussion Girlfriend was flirting with one my friends - am I over-reacting?
"She's a Russian sleeper agent. The trigger is other dudes."
9 hours ago
Jack Bauer replied to Mongoose's discussion Methinks "Manly" is a Misnomer?
"Those were paraphrases of the dictionary definition of the term. The only way they're "kind of like" that nonsense is if you're reading them with the intent to misunderstand or dispute them. JB"
9 hours ago
Jack Bauer replied to Ian M's discussion Girlfriend was flirting with one my friends - am I over-reacting?
"Mark your territory. Certainly an option. JB"
10 hours ago

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