I know we don't know each other, but it seems like we all share a commonality that connects us all very deeply. And he likes the idea of us raising our daughter with the values the Mormon church instills on their youth. There are so many potential problems they would fill a book. We can also save our errant children by our valiancy too. However, be careful to not ask something that may offend your date. Rawkcuf, maybe your comment is like your name and intended backwards, but what do you mean by differences between races. She encourages me to develop my skills and talents, and provides an example in several of those areas. The thing about General Authorities and General Conference, is that they give general counsel that is meant for the general population. The only thing I can say is good luck to all. I'd like to reiterate, though, that sheer physical exhaustion isn't as much of a problem for me as it might be for a med student or a doctor, so he might be deserving of the benefit of doubt if he doesn't keep in touch regularly.
Your crush will watch you closely to see how you interact with these little ones. It sounds like she's already considered marrying you and raising children in the church even with you being out of the church. Do you really want to wait two years to enjoy sex, fun, happiness, intimacy with someone. He's in his second year of residency and we're talking about me leaving everything to get engaged and move up with him. As for me, I recall spending a lot of Sundays at sporting events with my dad. Then an explanation of the nature of your soul and where it came from and where it's going. I'm so happy I've found your blog. I made the decision not to have those things when I married a non-member. She seems to be ok with that, and wants to continue our relationship, and also talks about wanting marriage and children, and raising those children to be mormon like her even if I'm not religious.
Their thinking is something like this. And his wife is angry and unappreciative and has no idea how difficult his profession is. I think the secret to a successful marriage and a successful family is to respect each other's space and to enjoy all the good times no matter how trivial they are and to foucs on the positive aspects of the marriage an family life. Be thankful that you chose a man with passion and drive; realizing that his energies will not always focused on you.
Yes you are all correct it's lonely and rewarding at the same time But we can continue to make it work. And, as I was writing the reply, above, those thoughts went through my head. It certainly isn't easy. I think it was Spencer Kimball who counselled that before marriage you should keep your eyes wide open and then after marriage keep your eyes half shut. I think in most situations its either you join or she leaves- either you, or the church.