If they came out healthy, they would have no excuses.
Both of us are very driven, and we wanted our children to be inspired by us and be driven in life as well.
Some of the things that he says while depressed are the exact same things that physically abusive husbands say to their wives.
Even as you read this, you are likely saying to yourself that I am letting love blind me and that I may even be in some physical danger.
This is exactly why I would like to focus on the difference between dating someone with a mental disorder and someone who has the potential to abuse you and possibly end your life.
If you are dating someone with a true mental disorder, then that person should first be aware himself of his problem.
(If you are unfamiliar with the halo effect, it simply means that a person with one good quality is seen to have many good qualities.)Few, if any women will ever achieve this perfect vision in their real lives.
This is not to say that our marriage is without its problems, of course.
Believe me, this social pressure is an incredibly difficult ship to navigate, because while a bipolar person is depressed, the things that they say resemble abuse.
If a so-called mentally healthy person said the same things, it would be abuse.
I asked around to see if his behavior changed just to get me on a date.
Everyone said that this was his true personality, so I ended up asking him out.