husbands & boyfriends can be replaced anytime if they fool you, children can never be replaced but you are assured of their love & loyalty forever. Oh hun, im sure he will come home! It’s a good lesson to not say things we truly do not mean when we are hurt/mad. you have to leave him because it seems like he really doesnt care for you at all. I would have the support of his family, though, so it is easier for me to sit back and say that. I’m being yo understand. When you find yourself thinking, “My husband is ignoring me… AND my problems!” it can cause a huge strain on your relationship. I know good and well the kind of mental state that I’m in if I don’t make time for myself, or have been ignoring needs that I have. As I always recommend to those in our Creating Your Happy group, seeking counsel with a professional can be one of the most beneficial things you can do in your life. I do not know what to tell you. i am sorry to hear this but i might have an answer now. 5 seconds it takes to acknowledge your spouse. He’s at his dad’s, and I have complete trust in him. so im quick to respond to his message. Going Solo Builds Trust and Makes for More Interesting Conversations at Home. He hardly had any time to himself…I see that now. I know he will come around soon and I want to be able to keep calm and speak logically. As we’ve said in these pages many times, don’t think of your move as a one-way ride or as the last move you’ll ever make–if it doesn’t work out, you can always move on or go back home. I told him this isn't okay with me and I don't like it. my partner was out at a corporate football all day drinking session yesterday and is not home! Right? No matter how much I talk to him and explain what he is doing to his family , he never listens . Don’t assume that you are the only one who should “fix it”. Don’t hear what I’m not saying. Eventually, she went out constantly, often coming home around 2-3am. However, even if your partner is the sole owner you can apply to the court and ask to be given occupancy rights in the home. but then i wont hear anything else from him so then i get upset and frustrated and angry. I think you have to ask your self,how much more are you willing to let him do. He use to work 12 hours and now he don’t but he’s never home. i dont know and im so lost and confused. It could even be that he is loving and attentive in other aspects of your marriage, but doesn’t give much attention or thought to your personal or family problems. This is a great list Jessica! and i just dont understand why he would even bother to say anything to me if hes just going to ignore me after the fact. It even went so deep that I wasn’t even aware of the fact that I always had to be right. About a year ago I asked him for sex and he turned me down. and once in a wile he will send me a text saying that he misses me. If asking and talking helps,mine would be a priest right now. When I mention the 2 years. By angelbear16434. Am not leaving him bcoz we got 2 kids and am a house wife currently and he provides everything. (Where your preferred outcome rests.). My future husband and I quickly learned that watching porn during sex wasn't a harmless kink for us; it was a method I’d long used to remain disconnected from my partners. If it were me I would seek outside resources for help. The last time he did it , I packed up all his clothes for him and put them in one of our cars outside and when I spoke to him , I told him he could pick up his stuff whenever he felt like it but that I didn't think it would work between us anymore . He likes to eat at 11 at night. where to start!!! If he doesn't listenand change you need to leave and move on with your life. How would you handle your man not coming home at night on weekends? Don't slow down to talk about, just do it. I know that I texted some really mean stuff that I shouldn’t have and involved the kids in some of it and he hates when I do. In our case we have been together for seventeen years and we have been through so much together over the years . We all know the saying of what “assume” means. After 2 months I told him to come home he gave me all these reasons why he did not think it was time. You deserve to be happy with someone better. We’re still learning, and will continue to learn. It is important to break this communication pattern, and there are constructive ways to respond and, hopefully, find a way to move forward that both of you can agree on. After reading those first few tips, I can hear some of you saying, “Crap. We are married for 15 years. I’m not saying I don’t work hard. but if you can afford to raise them & its not too complicated, maybe you can just bring them w/ you. He also expects me to be nice and give him what ever he wants and gives me broken promises. DISCLAIMER: Although I’m no expert, and not a therapist or marriage counselor, I do love to share what I’ve learned through experience within my own marriage, and through individual AND marriage counseling. As usual when he came home , we went for a talk and he told me how much he loved me and our children and that he would really try harder and that it wouldn't happen again . but we have known eachother for about 12 years. At lest 4 days a week she stays with my niece in another city. I worry about him being hurt and of course who he’s with. But I hope from our experiences, you can find a bit of encouragement in whatever it may be that you’re going through right now. let him go!! It helps for a few days but the next time he goes out , it starts all over again . It's hard when we try to talk to someone and make them realize how destructive their behaviour is and they just can't see it or choose not to see it. I just read this post by a "Gabrielle Powell" See Article Here and basically, her new husband (in a relationship for four years) goes out and doesn't come home for an entire night. If he does not have custody of the children, take you and your children out of this enviornment immediately. you are there to pick up the pieces and look after his kids while he is out doing God knows what, It is time for him to be responsible for his actions, So next time he starts to fall, step back and let him. @sam wow I’m going threw the exact same thing right now !! I have always felt that they would blame me for everything when I know that is not the case. Look at the big picture and make note of anything that sparks a question, so you can be aware of what’s actually happening. If there are surviving children, grandchildren or great grandchildren of the person who died and the estate is valued at more than £270,000, the partner … Best of Luck to you all. Posted Apr 06, 2015 Honestly, I’ve done all that, that is view things from his perspective taking into consideration how stressed he is with work. Especially when you’re going through a tough time. Guy friends who I never met. Then you and your children should leave. You can’t make anyone do anything, and you can’t keep them from themselves. I never ask him shit. i woke at 6am to find him not home and text him three times just asking if he is ok and for him to tell me he is alright. I decided to move there. I truly value this article. But you can fix YOU. He doesn’t eat dinner with me. And you shouldn't be having to stay home, taking care of his kids, while he's out doing god knows what! Going alone to an event your partner doesn’t want to go to, and vice versa, can help you build a … 3. You will also lose your right to live in the home if: He shuts off his phone after I an hour of me calling. he needs to learn the hard way as the easy way is not working for you. You shouldn't have to deal with that. If you moved out on or after the 4 May 2006 then your right to return to and live in the home will only last for two years. I’ve taken the silent approach about the rare occasions my husband is at home. Wow, thats a really sad situation for you. It just wouldn’t “click,” for me. Are you ready to add simplicity to your busy life? Don’t assume that it is your fault. For YEARS, I’ve wanted to “fix” him. Could these items have been a result of a certain activity that took place. I’m a texter, and it’s how my husband and I communicate by phone 95% of the time. If you or your partner are new retirees, having so much free time on your hands may be difficult. i did whathe does to me to show him ho wit feels. Most of us have the same problem. I’m going to just sit back and give him his space cuz I know he has always done that for me…let me go out with friends etc. Your email address will not be published. After marrying my high school sweetheart, we’ve had the privilege of “growing up together,” and experiencing life’s ups and downs. Could he not want to come home because he just needs some time? Maybe you can get other family members that love him to help you. only been together for abut 7 months. Our 4 kids are suffering too which makes this worse cuz he will not talk to me. Oh good, I’m so glad that you liked it Laura. “Ask yourself honestly if your partner is happy hanging out with you, or if he’s just going through the motions, in a distant, disengaged way,” she said. i think your friends & family are right. ok, so my story is maybe a little bit dificult. If he has custody then contact the mother or other family members and inform them of his activities. Making the existing problem an even bigger one.). Now, since that post is really geared towards ways to show your husband “love,” to make them excited to come back home at the end of the day, I’ve wanted to create this post for those looking for help that may be going through a tough situation with their husband at this very moment. Everything mentioned rings true. I’m focused on myself and my son. Is it possible that he’s the type of guy that never makes time for himself, rarely hangs out with buddies, and always puts his needs on the back burner? Thank you so much for this, Jessica. But I did want to touch on an even deeper level that may last a lot longer than cookies and a sexy outfit. we dated about 7 years ago but things didnt go very well. So only my opinion but he does have the right (he's becoming a father not a robot, he still has freedom of choice) to have a drink and go out and enjoy him self. i'm sorry about hearing that.i wish you can be strong,please believe that everything will be fine. This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Thanks again! I know you love them, but He is using that fact to get away with the behavior he has been doing. he will not talk to me he hardly responds to my text if he even gets them because he will block my number. He comes home and acts like no big deal. he will ignore me. he was doing a great job helping me out with everything around the house to taking care of my kids… but i was so vulnerable that i was lashing out on him constnanly for no reason. I truly do hope things look up for you soon, and thank you so much for sharing your story with us. when partner goes out on his own he never says where he's going. So assuming that it’s you can cause unnecessary wear and tear on yourself. “Instead of demeaning your partner’s feelings, seek to understand why they feel or believe what they do. I left awful voicemails and text messages stating if he didn’t come home I was filing for divorce…even though that is not something I want. He doesn’t realize how much I worry. At first she would ask me if she can go out with her friends instead of spending time with me. but anyways my husband has been gone for 2 weeks now. I know he cheated on me even though he denies it. Perhaps you could try getting his family to speak to him as well and hopefully this will help. I'm sure their mother will take care of them. I have low so confidence. Whew. It is a crazy cycle where I want to believe him because I love him very much and we do have five children and I don't want to be apart from him but I do believe that we all have our breaking points and as time goes by I can tell that I am really starting to reach mine . It would mean losing the argument, and losing my upper hand at any future argument.” (I told you ego could be nasty. Just like any relationship, it is wrong to stay with someone because of kids. YOU deserve better. I am sorry you are dealing with this, but life hurts sometimes. as his ex wife no way she is ten times worse then him that is why we have custody of the kids not her. But the “blame game,” explanation and detailed conversations are best heard instead of seen. February 18, 2007 10:37am CST. respect is really a great ingredient in a relationship. Hi, I'm Jessica! I get no help around the house. He doesn’t call or text and ignores me when I call or text. i dont know what to do. deemonique. so he left wile i was asleep one day. I know he’s struggling but I can’t keep up much longer. As I’ve mentioned before, I’m definitely not a marriage therapist, but I do love sharing what has worked in our marriage and what hasn’t, in hopes that it can help others. Updates: +1 y. He does this a couple times a week and I wouldn't hear from him all night. i tell him he makes me cry and hurts me when he doesnt call me at least to tell me he is ok just out with his friends but it seems like i am talking to a brick wall. I have cried, told his parents, asked for advice from friends, talked to him in a good way but he keeps on doing this. A reliable partner won't ignore your texts, go without talking to you for days or leave you wondering if they'll show up, let alone have your back. but, you also have to think of your self. My frustration is don’t ask me to make a home cooked meal, wait up and you then you not come home. I would not believe he was with just friends, I would think he's having an affair. So it could be possible that he just needs some time, and if that’s the case, forcing him to give up that time can just make the problem snowball for an even bigger disaster. He doesn't have the respect for you like all women deserve. I'm sorry you're going through this. Questioning everything can that’s going on can help you have a better understanding of what may be going on. I don't believe we can make people change, I think it's something they have to do on their own, but hopefully if you keep pointing out what is wrong he will eventually clue in and want to do something about it. But you can fix YOU. I don’t think there have been truer words spoken to me that have given me a “Woah” moment like this one…. he goes out alot gets drunk and doesnt come home for 1 to 2 days doesnt call or anything. If they were not involveed I would say to leave him by himself. Sorry to say this but he is soooooo irresponsible!!! I am so sorry!! Learn how your comment data is processed. I love him but cannot carry on like this. My partner goes to work at 5 in morning finishes at 2 PM but he comes home at 6.30 at night and then stays In the garage for 2 hours then goes shower then eats and sleeps and he doesn't spend time with Any of us as in the kids and he doesn't communicate. I trust her and I said "Yes." Sometimes I think he’s trying to sabotage himself and doing this on purpose, not because he want to be alone, because want to be a victim and punish himself. 2. Most of us women are martyrs and we don’t voice our opinion about it at home. I would not want my kids in a house like that personally, it can do all kinds of weird things to kids. He doesn’t realize how much I worry. Let's say, hypothetically, your husband goes out once a week. Your post was extremely helpful. I wish I knew what to tell you as my husband started doing the exact same thing last summer . I have watched a show called intervention, they get family and friends together at the same time to address the person who needs help. It isn't a good example for your own kids to see this mam treating mommy that way, you don't want them growing up thikning it is acceptable to treat a woman that way, or to be treated that way! 7. By NOT leaving him, its like you're telling him its okay to just walk all over you like that. The real issue then may never come up, or other damage will be done before even getting to the current issue. Was there a traumatic circumstance in his life lately? we tryed the intervention it didnt work he onlycared about the next drink when it would be who it would be with he card about himself that it. I really like how you say to focus on the reality of a situation, instead of letting the emotions and feelings overrule. I’m talking about the times that he is temporarily staying somewhere else, expressing that he just needs some time away, and/or you’ve noticed that he’s been avoiding coming/staying at home with you and perhaps your family. This post may contain affiliate links. i went out with my friend didnt come home for 2 days . You can train your brain to focus on the reality of a situation, instead of letting the emotions and feelings overrule. If your partner can't be trusted to send a text or check in every now and then, they might have one foot out the door. You don't deserve him. you have to move on even if it hurts. What does it mean when your boyfriend goes out and doesn't come home until the next day? But it seems my request fell on deaf ears. I don’t gossip or seek advice from people about him, am tired furthermore he is a dad to my kids I don’t want to tarnish his name Why are they so selfish? He separated and moved in with me but now behaving towards me like he was towards his wife. you still have a life to live w/ your own kids too. Perhaps it’s because I struggled with this one so much. Oh Priscilla, I’m so sorry you’re going through such a tough time. Start with confronting the issue, so action steps and discussion can start with the right foundation. The day before he left he confided in me that he needed time away as he felt his mental health slipping away but I thought he was just saying that. The thing is, the house is more than 30 years old and needs a … This is my forth year of marriage.My husband will go to work on Friday and come back on Tuesday dressed in same dirty clothes, he tells me he has been in bars drinking all those days like am a fool to believe that. Is this worth fighting about? If your husband didn't come home and didn't respond to your calls and messages, wouldn't you be (at the very least) suspicious? and ill admit iv not been very innocent about any of it… but iv also been going through alot at the same time. It has been 24 hours since my partner has left; I dont even know if she is coming home. Is there something that’s not right at home? It may help make you aware of what’s really going on, and how to move forward in the right direction. However he’s rarely there. Inhave spoken with a kady that he been talking to on the phone and seeing. I’m glad I read your post, it’s a great reminder to work on me and change my attitude, responses and to tell my emotions to shut the hell up. My husband left two days ago and hasn’t been home for two nights. be true to yourself and accept the truth of the reality he isn’t at work. Ladies, stop. 5. She's always so arrogant and defensive when I ask her to help out. I am blown away how long has he really been cheating.He wants to come home but doesn’t think that O can really FORGIVE him. but then nothing else after that ill tell him to come home. he doesnt deserve to be with u buddy!!! He’s recommended we go to counseling and I’ve always shut it down. There’s nothing more that I want to do when he comes home, than to show him my appreciation for working hard. 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