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Unfaithful Women - What to do?

Started this discussion. Last reply by Steven René August DeCesare Jan 23. 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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For the discussion of Deism, a knowledge of God based on the application of reason to the laws of Nature.
Nov 17
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
EA Burt replied to Philosopher King's discussion Maxims for Men in the group Philosophers
"One of my own: We become good men by learning from great men; we become great men by acting upon their teachings."
Aug 23
EA Burt replied to Philosopher King's discussion Maxims for Men in the group Philosophers
"A tomb now suffices him for whom the whole world was not sufficient. - Alexander the Great"
Aug 23
EA Burt replied to Philosopher King's discussion Maxims for Men in the group Philosophers
"Never contract friendship with a man that is not better than thyself. - Confucious"
Aug 23
EA Burt replied to Philosopher King's discussion Maxims for Men in the group Philosophers
"“Consider your origin. You were not formed to live like brutes but to follow virtue and knowledge.” - Dante"
Aug 23
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
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
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
Brad Williams replied to Philosopher King's discussion Unfaithful Women - What to do?
"^THIS"
Jan 23
24z Alek replied to Philosopher King's discussion Unfaithful Women - What to do?
"Her = out. I'm really sorry about this, I've gone through a terrible cheating situation with my "first love". This must be much worse... But as someone who has been cheated on I will tell you that you WILL find someone better,…"
Jan 22
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
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
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
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
Pale Horse replied to Philosopher King's discussion Unfaithful Women - What to do?
"Oh, this is from last year. Darn."
Jan 22

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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Leto Atreides II replied to Leto Atreides II's discussion Ferguson Grand Jury Decision in the group The Great Debate
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Curtis replied to Leto Atreides II's discussion Ferguson Grand Jury Decision in the group The Great Debate
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