We have been married 2 decades in a new city away from family and friends and I am this close pinches fingers to starting a local Facebook Club for people like us. Heavenly Father will give you guidance if you listen with an open heart and contrite spirit as always. What you described, just being in each other's presence, sounds perfect. Log into your account. I have been that crazy lady with four kids alone at everything, school events, home events, church events. I feel like I have finally found a sisterhood with a few brothers as well of people who know how I feel and what I deal with on a daily basis. Of course we are talking abt kids and marriage all the time. Think of every possible scenario you can think of. If you shift his way, be prepared for the social costs of inactivityвplus, if you really believe the doctrine, a crisis of faith.
Be a good influence. Get her to explain what she believes, and how it might differ from her church. I feel very sad sometimes but I try to stay strong. The Holy Ghost will testify that it is true. As soon as she becomes dissatisfied, she will turn face and educate the OP about just how wrong it would be for her to stay with him. What would your relationship look like if you were to marry. Remember she will only try to convert you because she thinks it is in your best interest. This could possibly be worked out with some communication; perhaps he just hasn't given it enough thought to realize how shitty it is It's very inconsiderate of him.
Be open to the wisdom the Spirit will share. No doubt that all rightetous persons will accept Christ but not everyone that dies will be righteous. Hence the suspicious quotes around "adequately. It's definitely not an easy life. I have had more than one girl, who I had definite chemsitry with, who the girl really liked me and we had deep and intense conversations as well as a real physichal connection to. So for anyone reading this - I completely agree with all your advice!.
My husband is in his last year of residency. And there is NO taking them off to wear a sleeveless shirt, cute sun dress or regular, girl-length shorts in the summer. He can't just put his shoes on and go.