Originally Posted by GalaGirl
Cleo, the above? Does not sound "happy" to me.
well, I'm happy with him. I'm not always happy with his choices or with his relationship with GF. But it's my choice, and a positive choice, to accept it.
I don't see it as being resigned.
Yes, there was trust broken, but we've come a long way in 2 years.
No, I'm not always happy. It is not my goal to be always happy. The happy outweighs the unhappy more than enough. The unhappy is always a chance to learn more about myself, him, and our relationship.
I don't mean to hijack this thread, and I think my situation is very different from the OP. There are no absolute solutions here I think. But I do think that my point of view is one that is rarely heard on these boards, which is why I wanted to add my story - which is, in my opnion, not an unhappy one at all.