I never give him shit for it. If you think you are, you might be. You just can't imagine the heap o' hurt you're potentially setting yourself up for. I would not want my children raised Mormon which she seems intent on. Log in or sign up in seconds.
A grandpa sense of humor and occasional clever line from an old movie go a long way. God loves every last one of us, regardless of religious affiliation. A couple of things I run into most is that people assume I am also Mormon. Is it just the expectation that the SOs of people in these fields are on the backburner. You will always be 2nd. II do wish you luck. In the meantime, she will probably view you as being less than a Mormon man who is a faithful priesthood holder. Thanks so much for the links. Maybe it was because I was so young when I made the choice, maybe it was because I was the oldest child in an extremely active family with parents that just expected me to be a shining example to the younger kids.
I make significantly more money than he does as a resident, but I know that my job is secondary. If they are, run to the altar, in or out of the temple. I have known many women who have married non-members and are happy. The two of you can get married in the temple and live together forever for eternity. I sacrificed a career and instead raise the children at home which often feels like single parenthood. I've been thinking more about your situation and another thing came to mind. I married a non-member over 20 years ago. I have to breathe. I can't take it. How many chances will a girl have to find such a wonderful husband candidate.
I have never been your typical domestically skilled stay at home mom. And as many posters stated, it is something that needs to be seriously discussed with your potential partner. That isn't fair on you, and again will create stress and a stress point in the relationship. This broke my heart. Since a very young age, these girls have gazed at handsome paintings of Jesus and prophets, and learned to respect men who have spiritual confidence in their eyes.