Relationship pet peeves - Page 45
You are Unregistered, please register to use all of the features of FirearmsTalk.com!    
Firearm & Gun Forum - FireArmsTalk.com > General Discussion Forums > The Club House >

Relationship pet peeves


Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 12-04-2012, 12:57 PM   #441
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
 
Join Date: Aug 2012
Location: Ohio
Posts: 461
Liked 114 Times on 88 Posts
Likes Given: 114

Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by rurak View Post
Im not saying its all her but she minimizes my issues all the time.
Rurak,
There is a lot to all this. Only you know what is really going on. And it's possible that you may not know all that's going on - if things have changed greatly at some point in the marriage - that is a clue - to start looking for other clues.

Counseling can be good - but it also can be very bad if the counselor is not good - or the wife (in this case) saw the counselor first and built a rapport and friendship with the counselor - so that the counselor favors the wife. That is what happened to me - and I didn't know it until it happened.

About the buying guns resistance - she may be viewing that the same way men view women constantly buying new shoes or ... Except that they cost a lot more and so are more damaging to a budget and could be causing the family to live a a lower level of comfort to support the buying. I can see how that could develop into a real issue - and resentment - especially if not discussed and worked out.
Lack of discussion is an absolute killer in a marriage - the longer it goes on the greater the resentments build - until they are so enormous that just about any little thing sets off an argument. Talking is extremely important...

But in the final analysis you have to ask yourself if you are better off with her - or better off without her. Then move on that.
Colby is offline  
 
Reply With Quote
Old 12-04-2012, 02:36 PM   #442
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
 
Join Date: Jul 2012
Posts: 1,589
Liked 562 Times on 371 Posts

Default

Thanks for the advice. Ive had a lot of problems in my life but this is by far the hardest one for me. I love her and she loves me but sometimes thats not enough. In the past i have let my parents ruin some special moments for her and i and that is one of our biggest issues. Im working on it but the damage in the past cannot be undone. Only time will tell if things are going to work out.
rurak is offline  
 
Reply With Quote
Old 12-04-2012, 03:31 PM   #443
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
 
Join Date: Feb 2011
Location: West, by God, Funroe,Louisiana
Posts: 18,707
Liked 9211 Times on 5058 Posts
Likes Given: 74

Default

Man it sounds real similar to some things I've gone through. I'm sure all of us with a prior relationship can relate. I feel for you man.
trip286 is offline  
 
Reply With Quote
Old 12-04-2012, 04:26 PM   #444
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
 
Fathead00's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2012
Location: Northwest Indiana
Posts: 2,922
Liked 1101 Times on 659 Posts
Likes Given: 55

Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by rurak
Thanks for the advice. Ive had a lot of problems in my life but this is by far the hardest one for me. I love her and she loves me but sometimes thats not enough. In the past i have let my parents ruin some special moments for her and i and that is one of our biggest issues. Im working on it but the damage in the past cannot be undone. Only time will tell if things are going to work out.
Did you ever fix the problem with your dad? Is this causing the problem now?
Fathead00 is offline  
 
Reply With Quote
Old 12-04-2012, 04:41 PM   #445
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
 
dragunovsks's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2008
Location: West of Louisville KY,Indiana
Posts: 2,310
Liked 201 Times on 138 Posts

Default

Something that really rubbed me the wrong way once was when my ex girlfriends dilusional mom said I was irresponsible because I went back to a previous job. I had quit working at KFC to take a construction job, which didn't work out, then went back to cook at KFC because I had bills. Of course at the time I was still in school so the only bills I had was auto insurance and my truck payment. But I was irresponsible...rolleyes!

Her family was weird anyways, they claimed to be very religious. She took me to meet her grandparents one night, her dad's parents btw. After dinner we sat down in the livingroom with the tv on and her grandpa was cruising the channels looking for something to watch when he came across CSI. They watched it for awhile til one of the characters said something about semen in the backseat of a car then they went ballistic and changed the channel saying they couldn't watch something with content like that but (here's why I think they are dilusional) its ok for thier son to molest his daughter? Where's the logic in that?
__________________
Century Arms AR-15A2, 5.56
1946 Mosin-Nagant M44, 7.62x54R
1978 YUGO SKS, 7.62x39
NEF Protector Pump, 12 gauge
Savage Model 64, .22LR
NEF Pardner Tracker II, 12 gauge
Rock Island Armory 1911A1, .45 ACP
Remington 870 'Express Magnum' 12 gauge
Bersa Thunder .380
dragunovsks is online now  
 
Reply With Quote
Old 12-04-2012, 04:45 PM   #446
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
 
Join Date: Sep 2011
Location: fordland,missouri
Posts: 11,099
Liked 862 Times on 648 Posts
Likes Given: 1

Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by dragunovsks View Post
Something that really rubbed me the wrong way once was when my ex girlfriends dilusional mom said I was irresponsible because I went back to a previous job. I had quit working at KFC to take a construction job, which didn't work out, then went back to cook at KFC because I had bills. Of course at the time I was still in school so the only bills I had was auto insurance and my truck payment. But I was irresponsible...rolleyes!

Her family was weird anyways, they claimed to be very religious. She took me to meet her grandparents one night, her dad's parents btw. After dinner we sat down in the livingroom with the tv on and her grandpa was cruising the channels looking for something to watch when he came across CSI. They watched it for awhile til one of the characters said something about semen in the backseat of a car then they went ballistic and changed the channel saying they couldn't watch something with content like that but (here's why I think they are dilusional) its ok for thier son to molest his daughter? Where's the logic in that?
Sounds like the were liberal white trash hypocrites
Marlinman is offline  
 
Reply With Quote
Old 12-04-2012, 05:44 PM   #447
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
 
dragunovsks's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2008
Location: West of Louisville KY,Indiana
Posts: 2,310
Liked 201 Times on 138 Posts

Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by Marlinman

Sounds like the were liberal white trash hypocrites
They were hypocrites alright
__________________
Century Arms AR-15A2, 5.56
1946 Mosin-Nagant M44, 7.62x54R
1978 YUGO SKS, 7.62x39
NEF Protector Pump, 12 gauge
Savage Model 64, .22LR
NEF Pardner Tracker II, 12 gauge
Rock Island Armory 1911A1, .45 ACP
Remington 870 'Express Magnum' 12 gauge
Bersa Thunder .380
dragunovsks is online now  
 
Reply With Quote
Old 12-04-2012, 05:47 PM   #448
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
 
Join Date: Sep 2011
Location: fordland,missouri
Posts: 11,099
Liked 862 Times on 648 Posts
Likes Given: 1

Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by dragunovsks View Post

They were hypocrites alright
My current girl's grandparents are that way-except they are hypocrites of each other and opposite things.....like me. Grandpa likes me alot, grandma thinks I'm a lazy worthless sumbit$h-her exact words to my face.
Marlinman is offline  
 
Reply With Quote
Old 12-05-2012, 04:50 PM   #449
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
 
Gh0zt36's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2011
Location: Micco,Florida
Posts: 1,488
Liked 263 Times on 182 Posts
Likes Given: 373

Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by Cinderocka1989 View Post
I'm both of those things... But I'm not insecure because I'm pretty sure I'm awesome, it doesn't bug me. Like winds said, as long you don't make a scene, or a comment, I don't care much
Sheeeeit , I'd just glance because thewoman would be in close proximity and I didnt want to run into her. After a while I just got really familiar with the tops of my shoes. I just didnt wanna hear it . : / I'm glad those days are long over with .

I kinda dig being alone. I actually get to be me !
Gh0zt36 is offline  
 
Reply With Quote
Old 12-05-2012, 04:54 PM   #450
The Stanley Cup winners......the Blackhawks
FTF_MODERATOR.png
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
 
winds-of-change's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2010
Location: Northern Illinois
Posts: 25,351
Liked 8798 Times on 5253 Posts
Likes Given: 11665

Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by Gh0zt36 View Post
Sheeeeit , I'd just glance because thewoman would be in close proximity and I didnt want to run into her. After a while I just got really familiar with the tops of my shoes. I just didnt wanna hear it . : / I'm glad those days are long over with .

I kinda dig being alone. I actually get to be me !
There are definitely benefits to being alone. But there is much to be said for a partnership with a good mate.
__________________
Honor Student: School of Hard Knocks
To the world you may be one person, but to one person you may be the world.
Quando Omni Flunkus Moritatus
winds-of-change is offline  
Steel_Talon Likes This 
Reply With Quote
Reply

Thread Tools
Display Modes


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Firearms Forum Replies Last Post
Secrets to a perfect relationship: Jo da Plumbr The Club House 7 06-04-2009 02:04 PM



Newest Threads