It broke my shelf, we left as an entire family, and our marriage is better than ever. You are not a worthy RM priesthood holder. The point made was that a parallel can be drawn between interfaith and interracial marriages. I've been married to a Cardiothoracic and Vascular surgeon for As a matter of fact, I always said that I wouldn't, lol. If she is motivated enough to want to go on a mission, she will likely not settle for having a second class "eternal companion" you who is a convert or one who cannot be sealed to her for eternity. If you are in a movie theater, you can't talk, so you can't get to know the girl you are dating.
I let her know it's not healthy to expect someone else to change - we can only control ourselves and not others. I've read through some stuff there and it all seems pretty tame so far. Doctors aren't always the greatest finds. I asked, he refused. He was patient and supportive, promising to continue acting like a TBM for as long as I wanted our baby is 4, so that likely would have been at least 14 years.
It hurts me the most when my kids ask me why they haven't see daddy in days. My family is pretty awesome in the church. Over two years ago I started dating my current boyfriend. It's just not worth it to constantly be stressing over this and feeling dissatisfied with the way things are after we've been dating for this long. I work in a different industry and have worked away from home my fair share.
I think your response is Bang on. Because Utah mormons are waayyy different than mormons everywhere else. I get to experience the joys of his culture, which I never would have known otherwise.