I started doing research on Munchausen Syndrome and the pieces fit: Patty seems to have imposed factitious disorders on herself, her dog, and finally her child in order to gain attention/sympathy for herself.
We are about to celebrate our fifteenth wedding anniversary, but my husband doesn’t seem nearly as excited about me and our marriage as he does about his weekly therapy sessions.
I am a happy wife except for one thing: my husband, whom I’ll call Charlie, has the worst road rage I have ever encountered.
I’ve been their stepmom for three years now, and the bad behavior of their mother hasn’t abated. My husband does his best to rectify the situation, but there’s not much he can do.
For the past year or so I’ve suffered from a crippling sense of despair and depression. To be very specific: I feel dead inside, almost as if my spirit is weighed down in concrete.
I am a young Jewish American woman and my fiance is about as WASP as you can get. My mother feels like I am betraying the family by “marrying out.” -- Divided by Religion
I don’t even know what words to use, but I’ll try. It’s about my husband who always dribbles on the floor when he pees. -- Unhappy Wife, Akron, OH
My unemployed Arab husband looks at himself as the man of the house, and it makes me want to slap him. - On the Verge of a Breakdown in Chicago
I started monitoring my son's online activities and discovered he's an enthusiastic follower of Neo-Nazi, Richard Spencer. - Freaked Out Mama, Montclair, NJ
I love Francine but now when I look at her all I can see is her dishonest side. Please help. Married to a Klepto in San Diego