I feel pretty awful about that whole thing. Whereas white and black may both sleep in on Sunday and tie their left shoes first, Mos have a set of behavioral norms that are in serious conflict with Nomo lifestyles. He was gone by 6: I was left to manage the house, the finances, the kids' schedules and what little time was left over for my own interests. He probably hates even the memory of me for getting him in that stupid church. Stop trying to make up for all the little things you miss with big short-term things. I am coming to the belief that the quality individuals in medicine are the self and family sacrificing ones, truly dedicated to their profession.
But the idea of marrying my husband felt right from almost the get-go and, my patriarchal blessing made so much more sense. But from what you said, this girl doesn't sound like she is going to be content to have a marriage for time only. In response to your comment about being with that creative director think all relationships have problems. I have had to compromise more often than I would have liked. He later converted to her faith and was called to be a temple sealer. It is amazing how different values and outlooks, interpersonal relationships can be from family to family. There's a different kind of balance, but that doesn't mean that there's no balance. If it were me, I would be flattered they had that much time to spend on me. With moonlighting included, my boyfriend sometimes works up to hours per week.
I asked, he refused. Anytime he is with me and "our" son he is on call, distracted or "needs" time to watch football and golf. Notify me of new comments via email. I feel as if I am a single parent. I cried when I showed the end of a rescue reenactment in my class last week. And of course, everyone has a different experience. Somewhere down the road, you will find another girl who will be a much better match for you. My husband has gone from proselytizing and thinking he knows it all to a real spiritual seeker, albeit with a strong testimony in the church. Trust yourself, trust God and enjoy the beautiful relationship that you have. He might just be unpracticed at your "love language".
But it is luck of the draw. I love my former Mormon friends and family, but a relationship requires devotion and trust and understanding. Happy hour is out of the question. Looking back, I can say that when I received this answer to my prayers, I was at one of the most spiritually high moments of my life.