If a simple practice that makes one person happy also demoralizes & depresses th

  1. ADDHome profile image61
    ADDHomeposted 8 years ago

    If a simple practice that makes one person happy also demoralizes & depresses their partner, what...

    can this couple do?

  2. robinsue profile image55
    robinsueposted 8 years ago

    I've been in a rather long relationship and along the way have experienced many things. I've realized the only way to work things out is by honest communication.

    I would suggest that both parties need to sit down and communicate what is the joy and happiness that one gets from that certain practice and also why it demoralizes & depresses the other.

    Understanding each others feelings is always the first step to solving the problem. Then the next thing would be to talk it through as how these feelings impact each of them as an individual and then as a couple.

    Based on that you then have to work out if that practice in say is important enough to continue or is the feelings of your partner more important. When human emotions are concerned there is never an obvious right or wrong.

  3. stricktlydating profile image83
    stricktlydatingposted 8 years ago

    Well, you don't want to demoralize your partner, so if that's the case you need to find some kind of middle ground or compromise.

 
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