Our relationship is at an absolutely stand still and I feel there is nothing I can do. We want to move in together and start the next chapter of our life together but I can’t move because I have a job, a home, and four children who I can’t uproot from their friends and family.
My boyfriend has applied to any job opportunity he can here but he’s having no luck. I don’t want to ask him to give up his career and get a different job because I don’t want him to resent me for making him leave a job he loves for a regular job.
I don’t know how much longer I can handle the distance between us and being a single parent Monday – Friday is exhausting. Our relationship is perfect in every way except this pesky distance which has brought it to stalemate and I have no idea what to do because I have no control over the situation.
Do I tough it out and believe that when it’s meant to be it will happen, possibly burning out in the process or do I ask him to give up a career he loves so much leaving me feeling guilty? What would you do?
Going the distance
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