It's been really helpful already. In the long run, being married to a nonmember has made me a better person. I hate to be so undiplomatic, but it will always create friction in your life to have this level of religious difference. Anytime he is with me and "our" son he is on call, distracted or "needs" time to watch football and golf. I was spiritually prepared to receive the answer that I sought. Mormon women are more likely to date outside of the religion than men, but also very unlikely to convert to a different religion.
Ask questions, try to find out as much as you can. The ex gets it all lol. It is the greatest sadness of her life. I think in most situations its either you join or she leaves- either you, or the church. And on the other hand the thought of having to go through these residency years ahead haunts me. Does your new girlfriend have eight brothers and sisters.
Edited 1 time s. It's the sort of super dismissive "all women are the same" attitude that I learned in church and left to get away from. Not leaving 5 minutes early to drop you off - 15 minutes could get problematic, but five?. Your relationship with your family will be healed, and so will you. She's really attractive, too. In retrospect, I believe I was being led to my current spouse. The fact that your guy came right out and said he didn't care what you thought and that we was going to spend his money and time the way he wanted indicates that he still thinks of himself as single.
I've luckily broken down my GF's defenses about the church a little bit. Mormon women greatly value sincerity of purpose. Long story short, everyone is dead on. I dated a doctor who was into me and saw me frequently. This makes them overwhelmingly successful wives and mothers. In retrospect, I believe I was being led to my current spouse. Who knows, maybe a little lighthearted texting is just the 5 minute break he needs. I didn't expect to fall in love with him I am Australian by birth and have lived here for 20 odd years so have no family here other than my 17 year old son and the many wonderful friends I call family I am very extroverted, work full time and have a side business and can keep myself busy every day I would rather know now it will not work Does anyone find they are a bit unemotional.