I have many close friendships, male and female, beyond the special marital friendship I have with my husband.
Worked for me:
I think we would be perfect as in marriage perfect if he was ready to commit and end the party stuff.
That opens the door to communication and makes clear you understand that while you want something, that doesn't mean someone else does, or wants them with you, right then or without certain things they may need.
Most people are wired that way, men or women.
If anything, the comments to Anne's post shows some very deep differences from across the spectrum on this issue.
So we need programs for young boys," he said.
Andrew's post about boundaries is spot on and really resonates with me.
The term 'love' is used so often and so loosely these days that many people think it is an option or a choice.