If any of these reasons sound like they could be describing you and the relationship you're in, then it's time to take a good, honest look at the situation and decide whether it's honoring what you really want in a relationship. If not, then it's time to get out. Do yourself a big favor and honestly evaluate and understand your motivations for staying in the relationship for so long. Then take the steps necessary to learn how to avoid making these same mistakes and getting into a similar relationship in the future. What To Expect After Infidelity & 7 Ways You Can Cope
What do you think? Any other reasons that you or someone you know has stayed far too long in a relationship? Tell us about it in the comments.
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