It has to do a lot with not only marital problems or tension, but differing levels of marital tension between the partners.
And to put it in perspective, remember that meeting the parents might be nerve-wracking, but it normally means you're at a good place with your partner.
But there are so many real life ways to find someone— and there are some great things about meeting someone face-to-face.
Here are the signs that your relationship is built for the long haul, because fighting can actually be a really good thing— if you do it right.
Yes, sometimes the sex is amazing because you love each other. But sometimes you have amazing sex with someone even if you don't like someone very much.
Every relationship is different and just because you haven't hit certain milestones by a certain time doesn't mean you should panic or see it as a red flag.
The important thing to remember is that sometimes, even without one huge reason, it's totally OK to break up.
Whether you've just been in a relationship too long to imagine yourself doing anything else or you don't think you deserve any better— or even you just sort of give up— when you're in an unhappy relationship, you just let …
It can be hard to admit that a relationship isn't working, but it's so important to be realistic with yourself when someone isn't "The One".
Just because you're in your late 20s— and because you haven't dated before— doesn't mean you have to settle.