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Rappler's latest stories on relationship issues


[Two Pronged] Unloving husband and misled by online dating

May 19, 2019 - 3:30 PM

'I love him more than my husband! Am I just being blinded?'

[Two Pronged] Virginity and uncertainty

Mar 26, 2017 - 4:24 PM

I have to find out what really happened that night whether Jamey put his thing in me or not But he said he would respect me So I don’t think he did

[Two Pronged] Am I still a virgin?

Mar 19, 2017 - 8:49 PM

My mother told me men just want one thing from a woman and once they get that they leave her Is this why he is behaving this way?

[Two Pronged] I kept quiet about my feelings for him

Dec 14, 2016 - 3:32 PM

During our conversations he mentioned that he felt that I liked him more than his wife sometimes he felt that getting married was a wrong decision

[Clinical Notes] Seeking approval from parents, family

Dec 11, 2016 - 7:02 PM

Why do we seek approval from others and how do we do so? Dr Margarita Holmes explores in the context of one Two Pronged reader s situation

[Two Pronged] Serial flirt

Nov 20, 2016 - 9:06 PM

Even if I know this is not good I still tolerate it because I really do feel that he loves me anyway and this is just something he couldn t help

[Two Pronged] My husband and his erectile dysfunction

Nov 06, 2016 - 3:02 PM

A woman who says she married her husband to get rid of a guy stalker is now worried that he hasn t been performing in bed

[Two Pronged] Peeping on my sister-in-law

Oct 25, 2016 - 4:03 PM

I fantasized about my sister in law and recently I attempted to peep on her while she was showering I got caught

[Two Pronged] Husband ignores me though I'm beautiful, sexy

Oct 16, 2016 - 1:44 PM

Very often when we have sex he doesn’t seem that interested or aroused

[Two Pronged] Relationship status? I don't know where I stand

Oct 09, 2016 - 12:08 PM

I am happy when I m with him and I don t know if that s something I am willing to give up soon

[Two Pronged] Sugar mommy

Sep 04, 2016 - 2:56 PM

I bring food to his house after work pay when we have movie dates It makes me look like a young sugar mommy…We have sex in his house and I give him money in return says one woman who says she is still unclear about her relationship status with the guy she s dating

[Two Pronged] My husband refuses to celebrate any occasion

Aug 21, 2016 - 4:40 PM

Her husband says birthdays anniversaries getting awards these are just ordinary situations – but she doesn t agree

[Two Pronged] He cheated, got me pregnant, and left me. Should I still fight for him?

Aug 14, 2016 - 2:35 PM

One woman asks our Two Pronged duo if she should fight for her husband – a man who s left her cheated on her and doubted her fidelity What should she do?

[Two Pronged] I'm into 'golden showers'

Aug 11, 2016 - 8:54 PM

Our Two Pronged duo answers the questions of one man who says he needs to urinate on women to get turned on

[Clinical Notes] Threats

Aug 07, 2016 - 6:16 PM

Sometimes threats reveal more about the person making them than people notice Margarita Holmes examines some threats made by one man who identified himself as the featured gentleman in a previous Two Pronged

[Clinical Notes] Questions from John Snow

Aug 06, 2016 - 6:42 PM

Dr Holmes fields questions from one John who s identified himself as the drunken abusive gentleman featured in ‘Sarah’s’ post in a previous Two Pronged column

[Clinical Notes] On jealousy and 'defending one's territory'

Jul 28, 2016 - 8:41 PM

Dr Margarita Holmes takes a closer look at the issues raised by one Two Pronged reader struggling with feelings of inadequacy in her relationship

[Two Pronged] He won't introduce me to his family

Feb 14, 2016 - 9:45 AM

I actually want to confront him about this but I am scared that he might think I m in a hurry or something and could be the end of everything

[Two Pronged] 'Neglected' husband says wife has changed

Jan 03, 2016 - 4:50 PM

I am also not sexually happy anymore writes Not So Happy Husband

[Two Pronged] My partner can't give me an orgasm

Dec 27, 2015 - 5:00 PM

It feels good when he stimulates me but it doesn t reach the peak writes Donna

[Two Pronged] Is it infidelity?

Dec 20, 2015 - 11:58 AM

He insisted that it is not cheating unless you have sex with that other person writes Pat

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[Two Pronged] Sexually frustrated virgin

Sep 06, 2015 - 11:29 AM

Amber 30 is a virgin who s wondering if having sex with an old boyfriend will ease her sexual frustration Do you think doing it with him will end all the mess in my mind? she asks

[Two Pronged] His family spends my money

May 31, 2015 - 10:48 AM

I am willing to give his family what they need as well as support them financially even we don t have any pesos left in our account goes this week s dilemma where other issues come into play