I am, of course, the opposite of everything you are. I am young, free, beautiful, selfish, melancholy. I smile derisively on command; I am reckless with my emotions and his. I walk tall and never look back.
Then it was dark, and Karen couldn’t see into the eyes of a man she had lived with for nearly two years and had been cheating on her, she was certain, for most of that time.
Do not “punish” her, as this will be counterproductive to her training.
I define “emotional cheating” as being mentally intimate with someone other than your current romantic partner.
It all depends on how you view relationships (apparently).
He didn’t want a relationship, I didn’t want to divorce my husband, so things just worked out.
He and I spoke of our true feelings only once after I met his fiancée. We both still felt guilty, yet we both still knew we needed each other.
If you think it’s hard being a mistress, imagine being the guy that the mistress cheats on the married man with. It’s no picnic, believe me.
4. You really aren’t one hundred percent sure he would never do it again.
I’ve always felt worse than the few sexual partners I’ve had in my life. Sure, they always tell me that it’s fine, or that the sex was good. They can lie to me, but they can’t lie to themselves.