+ Reply to Thread
Page 11 of 11 FirstFirst ... 91011
Results 101 to 106 of 106
  1. #101
    Join Date
    Aug 2010
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 postsAmber Star - 2,000 posts
    And I guess the title of this thread was 'is it ever ok to sleep with a married man' or words to that effect,

    So does that mean it IS ok for some people here? You think it's ok for another woman to sleep with your husband? It's ok for her to do it to you but not ok for your husband to be unfaithful?

  2. The Following User Says Thank You to SAgirl For This Useful Post:

    penny92  (21-05-2014)

  3. #102
    Join Date
    Jul 2011
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 postsAmber Star - 2,000 postsAmethyst Star - 5,000 posts
    100 Posts in a week
    Quote Originally Posted by Sairz View Post
    I went through the exact same thing at 16. This woman came over to our house to talk to my mum. Mum remained calm and decided to let her in. The woman explained her actions with something along the lines of 'we have needs' well my mum lost her **** and screamed at her that we have needs too, we need our family and kids need their father, get your needs elsewhere. And shoved her out the door again (I was quite proud of my mum cause she's usually very timid lol).
    It's made me pretty untrusting in life now ,though they're still together and we have all moved on. I don't know if I could forgive and move on if my partner did it, I couldn't live with the distrust eating away
    It really is sad how much it happens Good on your mum! My dads gf had the cheek to message my mum and say her marriage was over and that she made him happy so let him go...my mum was trying to get rid if him, he wanted to stay together for the kids. He is now married to her and while everything is civil and I have to be nice to her I honestly still feel like smacking her in the face. I don't care what anybody else thinks, in my story she can have just as much blame as my dad. Both tore their families about it in such an unfair and selfish way. Sorry if I sound narky but I guess this thread has hit a nerve with me.

  4. The Following User Says Thank You to Purple Lily For This Useful Post:

    Stepwise  (21-05-2014)

  5. #103
    Join Date
    May 2014
    I think it is really sad that we don't hold ALL people accountable for their actions. We don't let others off in life when they hurt us because they don't know us and because what they are doing is not directly meant to hurt us, just to get them what they want. We don't let big businesses off for ripping us off so they can make money, we don't let people who jump in the line off because they don't know us...so why do we let people who knowingly participate in breaking the enormous promise of marriage off. Their guilt does not detract from the husbands guilt, it does not lessen it or take it away.

    There is also a fair bit of psychological research regarding cheating, and it is not just a case of the heart wants what the heart wants, it's not simply a case of someone falling in love with another person and oops they are already taken. Although, I guess sometimes that can happen, but in many cases committed people may appear more attractive, more exciting, more risky and of course for someone with low self esteem the idea if pursuing someone who will feed into that may also be a factor. So many people who pursue married men are actually attracted by the very fact that they are married, so not quite so innocent as they may be made out to be.

    In the end it all comes down to people wanting what they want, regardless of the collateral damage or the fact that this person who they claim to love is someone who could leave you when something better comes along.

    However as the old saying goes, if they'll do it with you; they'll do it to you, so I guess what goes around comes around.

    I like to think I live in a world where people are accountable for the imprint they leave...and that's what I will be teaching my kids.
    Last edited by Stepwise; 21-05-2014 at 09:30.

  6. The Following 4 Users Say Thank You to Stepwise For This Useful Post:

    delirium  (21-05-2014),MilkingMaid  (21-05-2014),MissMuppet  (26-05-2014),Purple Lily  (21-05-2014)

  7. #104
    Join Date
    Oct 2010
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 postsAmber Star - 2,000 postsAmethyst Star - 5,000 postsEmerald Star - 10,000 posts
    100 Posts in a week
    I personally think it's pretty bad form for a person to pursue a relationship with a married person. It's not okay.

    However the married person is in control of what they do about the attention they receive from the outside party. If you are committed to your partner, you do not feed this kind of attention. You block it.

    If some guy hit on me, knowing I was married, I'd think he had poor morals and is a general slimeball. I can see how affairs begin and I'm completely closed off to any interactions which may lead me down the wrong path. Not only am I completely disinterested in any other man, I couldn't bare to hurt my DH like that.

  8. The Following 3 Users Say Thank You to Mod-Degrassi For This Useful Post:

    Jontu  (21-05-2014),penny92  (21-05-2014),SAgirl  (21-05-2014)


Similar Threads

  1. WWYD? Lawyer Up or call acurrent affair?
    By Mummy Potato in forum General Chat
    Replies: 38
    Last Post: 25-04-2014, 21:49
  2. TTC#1 and NOT married...
    By Mamasupial in forum Conception & Fertility General Chat
    Replies: 25
    Last Post: 25-06-2013, 19:00
  3. Anyone gotten married in NZ?
    By Eco Goddess in forum Weddings
    Replies: 5
    Last Post: 17-05-2013, 15:11

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
Sarah Tooke Childbirth & Parenting EducationProviding private, personalised antenatal childbirth & parenting education to expectant parents in the comfort of their ...
FORUMS - chatting now ...
Hycosy resultsConception & Fertility General Chat
Any ladies in Adelaide?Conception & Fertility General Chat
Ttc 2018Conception issues & ttc
Melbourne Student MidwifeStudent Midwives & Doulas
No wee after surgery??General Child Health Issues
Dr WilkinsonAdelaide
"Made bed time less anxious"
by Meld85
My Little Heart Whisbear - the Humming Bear reviews ›
"Wonderful natural Aussie made product!"
by Mrstwr
Baby U Goat Milk Moisturiser reviews ›
"Replaced good quality with cheap tight nappies"
by Kris
Coles Comfy Bots Nappies reviews ›