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I offered companionship, she wanted commitment

by dani1949 on December 6, 2012   |  FacebooktwitterTumblr

Life can be full of incongruity and ironies. The woman I was seeing until recently wanted commitment and I could only offer her companionship which ironically is what happened in the previous relationship where I wanted commitment and she wanted companionship. Time to see the shrink.


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