Way from home?
How big of an issue would you find it if your partner is away from home for long periods of time, and cant tell you when it will be?
Asked By: Barend D - 6/18/2008
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Barend you get used to it it is a decison and a choice you make, my husband is away all the time, and I used to get so upset when the kids were younger, because I had a baby that cried all night long a 5 year old daughter and a very hard, demanding job. I used to sit at 3 in the morning trying to prepare for court the... More
Answered By: Lise K - 6/18/2008
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Fairly big. I like to know what is going on so that I can plan my life.
Answered By: cakes - 6/18/2008
I havent been in that situation yet Barend, but am slwoly heading there. I'm not sure how I'll be able to deal with it, its rather upsetting at times. He'll be travelling as there are so many projects lined up for him. The money is good and can give us the security we need, but whats the use if you cant enjoy it with... More
Answered By: Reb Da Rebel - 6/18/2008
I'm with cakes. It would irritate me intensely not knowing what's happening next. I like to plan everything ahead.
Answered By: Lark - 6/18/2008
Huge. I don't hide anything and don't expect her too, either.
Answered By: Hennie - 6/18/2008
I would be peeved off because it would be nice to plan things but if that is his job and pays for the mortgage then I would just have to accept it.
Answered By: redhead - 6/18/2008
I imagine that I entered the relationship knowing that that would be one of the criteria. I would accept it, adapt to it and love him all the more each time he arrives home. Being away does not mean loss of contact.
Answered By: Res - 6/18/2008
I'm faced with that situation quite a few time. But lucky my partner respects me enough and trusts me. If he were in the same situation I would only want whats best for him. .
Answered By: Nay - 6/18/2008
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