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Can a relationship work if one person is in love and the other is not?

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2005-10-23 08:00:33
2005-10-23 08:00:33

Well that depends on what you consider a "working relationship" to be. It most certainly won't be a love relationship as one of the people will always be wanting more. It might be able to become a friendship, but only if the person in Love realizes that a friendship is all they will get and decides that's enough for them. Also, has the person in Love told the other person of their feelings? In any kind of a relationship, communication is the key. No. Not in the long run. The one not in love will always be thinking that they could have more, and the one in love can always tell the other isnt, and will spend their time insecure about the realtionship, wondering if the other will leave them, or is cheating on them, or what they can do to make him/her love them more, and the behavior this causes makes things even worse. In the end, both will be unhappy.

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