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Do you have to have a spectacular sexual relationship with your soul mate?

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You will see, from close up, the effects of mania and depression.

Considering to leave the person because the disorder has become too much is common. If you want a person to change, you must first realize how hard it is to change yourself.

But if you take it literally, you could wait forever and feel so anxious and distressed because that one person has not come.

In the meantime, you could have been overlooking a lot of good potential relationships.

I haven't been with my ex for the past six months and I'm dating. I will have friends and have fun, but no more man-drama for me..don't need it or want it anymore.

I have found that I am a little distrustful of men. Well, I am sure that I am a lot older than you (48), but I don't have any plans on EVER dating. I know most people feel differently, but I am ready for some peace. Shy Ann, Think about it this way, you survived a BP relationship, nothing anybody throws your way can possibly be worse than what you've been through already.

There is a lot to do and we're positive that you'll enjoy your stay.

There is a new level of interaction between our members by starting a journal or discussing topics in our forums.

Perhaps it is because I have only known my ex and "our" bipolar life together. Good luck, though, and you are smart to be watchful of others! Just remember, you are the victor, determine what you can not allow in your life again, and when the time comes to discuss this with your new partner, stand fast on your rules. Men seem to use these things against you and look at you like it is your fault.

Perhaps it is because of the other unfortunate situation I found myself in. how long did it take you to fully open your heart to another person after coming out of a harmful bipolar relationship? They will start out to be your knight in shining armour then will sometimes become the very dragon you just escaped from. I agree with Chelle about the take everything casual and have fun, but I disagree about the men thing. glad you posted this, I wanted to start a discussion about this subject.

It may not be a romantic connection-it might be a friend or a coworker or a family member.