In fact, your GF is probably one of the countless Mormon women who get married only to find out they have zero sex drive because of what they learned growing up. I do think this girl is a keeper, and I'm more than willing to tolerate, be patient and live with the crazy schedule. I love my non-member husband of nearly 20 years. The goal of dating at that age is to broaden your social circle and learn more about yourself. I think the secret to a successful marriage and a successful family is to respect each other's space and to enjoy all the good times no matter how trivial they are and to foucs on the positive aspects of the marriage an family life. Do know that dating an MD, there will be plenty of unexpected changes when you two have plans, and you will need to have strength and be able to entertain yourself at times. Hi I think you are all lucky to marry a Doctor. I asked, he refused.
But I do believe in modern prophets and that God gives no commandment that is not for our own happiness. Again, though the evolving times may have brought about a relaxation in this rule, it is still followed by many youngsters. I am a happily married mono-faith guy who has no testimony of dusted base boards. Twitter did not respond. Welcome to Reddit, the front page of the internet. Girls aren't socially required to be missionaries, unlike men.
A Mormon wife will also want to bring the kids along, and that should be discussed and decided before marriage and before kids. In my view, baptism at 8 is just a variation on infant baptism. Only idiots are unfriendly to non-Mormon spouses. I know this from experience. He is in a way to become a Ex mormon. I even had someone tell me I should know better than to marry a nomo. And we are not bloody married yet. That was my experience.
Some mormon girls are closeted freaks as someone here has already said. Our relationship is not perfect, not easy, but absolutely amazing. Stopped answering texts and calls, refused to give me my belongings that he moved up to the new place, and not to mention he broke up with me over the phone after all of those years. It sucks but ultimately what Mormonism does to people is it makes them value adherence to church more than their relationships with people.