As Joanna said, marriage takes some work no matter what, but being married to your best friend, and listening to the spirit brings great blessings. Sexuality is the enemy of romance, and romance is amazing. Nothing fixed that issue in me as fast as being almost inseparably bound to a woman that pushed back and kicked screaming against the pricks every time I wanted to make some sort of spiritual effort. My experience with non members has been so much more meaningful and caring. We started dating 16 years ago, and both resigned from the church earlier this year. Put your best foot forward; be soft-spoken, courteous, well-mannered, chivalrous, and respectful. Not sure if you are, or not.
That grad student better be working that hard if he or she wants to make it. Only you will know. Since a very young age, these girls have gazed at handsome paintings of Jesus and prophets, and learned to respect men who have spiritual confidence in their eyes.
Most couples who are married where one is a Mormon and the other isn't, usually stems from a situation where they both were married in the temple, then one of them lost their faith sometime after that. Play with fire if you don't fear getting burned. Yes, because that is generally what is best. I know he loves me with all of his heart. If you end up marrying a true believing Mormon, your marriage will be a threesome.
They get hazed, they get questioned all the time, they don't get sleep, they have people's lives in their hands and have to struggle to be confident in what they know, but not too egotistical to kill someone Give him the benefit of the doubt and some space. But, as soon as the marriage happened, the Mormon spouse goes full on Orthodox and expects the non Mormon to comply. That will most likely be the deal breaker for her. Trying to maintain a long-distance relationship with someone at home or attempting to date someone you meet while on mission are both distractions. Am I a homewrecker. I guess if u believe an angel with a sword really did force Joseph Smith to marry those girls. Stick around on this sub. Without going into too much personal detail, I received a very real, strong prompting that I should marry this girl.