Unconditional love is at the very heart of what true love means and entails. You’re not trying to change your mate, fix him or her and/or turn him or her into a different person. When you’ve found true love, it means that you can candidly and honestly discuss anything with this person.
Rather, you fully accept, appreciate and adore your partner, flaws and all. True love implies that you’re completely truthful with your mate, aren’t holding back different aspects of your past and are able to fully open up to him or her.
I can’t count the number of times I heard “You’re wasting your time” or “You’ll never meet anyone else.” But buoyed by the confidence and happiness that comes from a healthy relationship, I was more able to recognize and accept the right guy when he came along.
And my experiences on the periphery of non-monogamy taught me a lot about relationships, lessons I’m applying in my new, monogamous relationship.1.
Love is much more than a risk, but is a risk that one can take and grasp and fall into a dark abyss or dig oneself a hole and only crawl back when you overcome your emotions. Not even an experienced person can truly grasp or explain love to its truest and deepest meaning.
Its concepts are just a never ending story of an open book of experiences.
For instance, if your partner can’t fulfill all of your needs and/or your intimacy levels have dwindled, an open relationship allows you to pursue other options while continuing to have the deep bond that you’ve created with one another. In order to determine if an open relationship is the right choice for you and your mate, it’s also imperative to understand the downsides of this kind of connection.1. While an open relationship is based on honesty, candor and respect, it may be hard for you not to develop feelings of jealousy.
Are you thinking about having an open relationship with your partner?
Or are you simply wondering what an open relationship truly means?
Philosophers and psychologists both have attempted to define love, or at least its difference from infatuation and lust.
If you are looking to find love, the following observations may be helpful.
An older woman who frequents clubs in order to score with a much younger man.