Hey, I want to talk with you about something.
Ok, am I in trouble?
No. Just something I am feeling and going through lately.
Alright. You want a hug or something?
I am ok for now. I feel you don’t show me you love me like you used to.
What do you mean? You are the most important person in my life.
I’ll give you some examples…(examples given)
What do you mean? You know I love you! That goes without saying.
It’s not what you said or not said. It’s your action, lack of action for a better word. I feel unloved. And I can’t work out why I know you love me but I don’t feel you love me. There’s this big descrepency.
What? You wanna be rid of me? It sounds like you are picking on me.
I want us to discuss and work through this because I love you and I want us to work out.
All I know is that you are finding fault with me. I love you. I just love you. I can’t believe that you question that.
I am not questioning. I am sharing with you how I feel. (It’s about me, not you.)
I am upset that you accused me of not acting like I love you. I think about you 24/7. Everything I do, I do for us, for our future. I can’t believe that you questioned me.
(sobbing inside)…I don’t know. That wasn’t my intention. I just wanted to talk with you like adults without damaging our relationship.
There is not much to talk about. You either love me or not. I love you and that’s a fact.
I know you love me. But that’s not what I was confused about.
What are you confusing about then? I am not rich enough to send you flowers? I am not a successful man whom you are proud of? I am not a weak man who is afraid to stand up to you?
(Tears rolling down cheeks)…I don’t know. I don’t feel very well right now. I gotta go…