Part of me feels like will I ever get chosen for one weekend as a priority over medicine. This is how I felt when I married my exmo husband. My ex-boyfriend and I dated for four and a half years and recently broke up. But I do believe in modern prophets and that God gives no commandment that is not for our own happiness. He studies all day and night I live in my own world and my own circle. I'm surprised this thread is still getting replies. You should want to keep things new and interesting, as you would in any relationship, while still allowing your date to maintain the standards of her faith. Sorry, but it just isn't worth it. I also think that if marriage outside the covenant is a sin, it is not so grave as to be unforgivable.
She was a mormon and he finally joined the church at For 40 years there was a disconnect and she really viewed him as a lesser person cause he wasn't a member. Physical and logistic issues make the "wonderful ideas and alternative ideas "impossible. Find someone who isn't part of a cult. My husband not only supports me going to church he encourages it because he knows that it is a part of me and makes me happy. Since a very young age, these girls have gazed at handsome paintings of Jesus and prophets, and learned to respect men who have spiritual confidence in their eyes. His job prevents you much access to him. It has always been like this. 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.
I get to experience the joys of his culture, which I never would have known otherwise. If you can only think of alcohol and coffee for a good time, you're very disappointed. My advice is, as others have said, have no expectations, expect that you will spend the majority of holidays, birthdays, family gatherings, valentines day, anniversaries alone or with other family or friends.
Please submit content that is relevant to our experiences as women, for women, or about women. I never pressure him to spend time with me. Lok for certain things: Spend some time with a few and you will know what to look for.