Being married and raising a family can be very difficult if the two of you disagree about important issues like religion. He is studying to get into a residency program and I struggle to get his time. She's a shell of her former self and it breaks by heart to this day. Then an explanation of the nature of your soul and where it came from and where it's going. If she can't put you before her religion then you need to walk away. The divorce factor may allow some women to experience single-faith marriage at some point as some Mormon men marry multiple Mormon women over the course of their lifetimes, but the overall point stands: The only options for these women involve seeking a partner outside of the church, or a lifetime of celibacy. Yes you are all correct it's lonely and rewarding at the same time But we can continue to make it work. Honestly, it isn't her fault.
Thanks for springing that one on me OB. My dad was in the bishopric for most of my childhood, and I was never the person you describe here. The gold is in the footnotes and sources linked from those new essays. Life is suddenly wonderful, and you catch yourself smiling, humming, and happy all the time. I give input into our activities for dates, and this works out well since we're very compatible and like spending leisure time the same way. Do whatever it takes to at least learn from your relationship with your Mormon crush.
Nobody has prepared her for one, definitely haven't prepared her for a healthy physical relationship. This isn't encouraging to me, it's sad. It's why TBMs are so bugged by people that leave the church. Also, I'm not involved with a doctor but I am an RN and spend quite a bit of time with them.
Mormons are very strict about avoiding sex outside of marriage. Anything she learned about mormonsim, she wanted to learn on her own. The two of you can get married in the temple and live together forever for eternity. You could even pass it off as you investigating the church and you stumnled accross these essays on lds. But I'm trying to determine how much of that behavior is truly down to his profession, and how much of it is him not being very into me or just selfish and unwilling to compromise even if that selfishness is a byproduct of his residency, and not how he would be in other circumstances. Now that my boyfriend and I are beginning to talk about a future together, though, I realize that I need to consider this question of marrying outside of the church very carefully.