(Closed) stressed out about all the fighting :-(

posted 6 years ago in Relationships
Post # 3
2063 posts
Buzzing bee
  • Wedding: August 2012

So, wait, he tells you to leave? What?

Post # 4
3220 posts
Sugar bee
  • Wedding: February 2012

Can you write him a letter or an email?  Express your feelings in a non-accusatory way, you just want to open up forms of communication and see where he’s coming from.  Let him respond to it on his own time, though he should respect you enough to be willing to talk about your marriage. 

How were things before the wedding? Is this a total 180?

Post # 4
1572 posts
Bumble bee
  • Wedding: October 2009

Your husband seems to be acting immature and very rude. I’m a little hot headed but if someone said they were sick of seeing me 24/7…I would leave and let them see how it is to see me 0/7 (lol) …I’m serious. Give him what he is aasking for and if he doesn’t quickly realize what he has then he has some issues.

Post # 5
774 posts
Busy bee
  • Wedding: September 2012

Can I ask what he does for a living? Seems like theres something going on with him, and hes using small things to take his anger out on.

Post # 6
46414 posts
Honey Beekeeper
  • Wedding: November 1999

Does he work? Many employers have Employee Assistance Programs where you can get free counselling.

Post # 7
1235 posts
Bumble bee
  • Wedding: July 2012

Uhh what?! I think there are bigger issues here. He cant just tell you to leave your home. Just because HE bought the home and you moved in doesnt mean he has any larger claim to it now that you are married. I think this needs to be addressed ASAP. There are places where you can obtain counseling/therapy FOR FREE. I would look into this more.

Post # 8
1576 posts
Bumble bee
  • Wedding: October 2012

Whoa, wait a minute, are you serious? He is sick of you being there 24/7; does he work? He tells you to leave? And you do?  I am practically speechless. Obviously this situation requires counseling and you may be able to find low-cost/free resources in you area. Personally, if I was ever seriously asked to leave my home, I would – and just keep going.

Post # 9
28 posts
  • Wedding: March 2013

Just curious – how long were you two together before you got married? And, what does he do for a living? 

If he has health insurance with his employer, he should have access to counseling. You both should go to couples counseling so you can have a neutral third party help mediate. It will help to talk these issues out openly.

It may be helpful to get out of the house together…go on a coffee/dessert date or go out to dinner. I know money is tight but you can maybe splurge one night in the week and save the rest of the week. Getting out of the house and talking/interacting outside of the house will not only prevent him from losing his temper in public (hopefully, or that’s a whole other issue), but it can maybe help build your connection. Being at home together all the time can lead to nitpicking sometimes (not saying what he’s doing is okay). You both may just need some fresh air together.

Last, writing a letter or email can always help. Writing your thoughts out in a non-accusatory way but standing firmly on things important to you will hopefully get your point across but in a more thought out, carefully worded way. 

I will say, for him to demand for you to leave and nitpick on every little thing is NOT okay and will only get worse if it’s not dealt with now. The house is both of yours now that you are married and you should view it that way. Good luck!

Post # 10
9648 posts
Buzzing Beekeeper
  • Wedding: April 2019

so let me get this straight, he yells at you for dishes, laundry, cooking, etc AND tells you to leave your home? when you moved FOR HIM and have no friends in the area and not enough money to be leaving all the time? i agree with @garden_bride:  leave, like he asked you to! maybe then he will realise he has to start contributing around the house too, and leave the house himself sometimes! the house belongs to BOTH of you, not just him!

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