I've been in a similar situation before. You sound like a wonderful person. Even if you are looking towards marriage, it can be better to hold off on more serious activities until a couple of dates to make sure you both feel the relationship is moving in the right direction.
Then I discovered that Mormons were a welcome exception to the degeneracy that pervades American women. In each case, you should also consider how this will affect your families. My actual birthday is Monday and he'll be working all day. Thank you so much for posting your thoughts. As far as as race and the priesthood, Mormons still believe the priesthood ban was divinely inspired.
But then when we do spend time together I have an absolute blast and everything just goes so well that I end up liking him even more. One of the most well known church prophets stated that he would rather see his own child dead in their coffin than married outside the temple. I don't know if it's worse for us: For me, it's been an inner battle with myself, should I follow my husband or should he follow me as I am one year ahead. I know how long his residency lasts. Topics like race and polygamy have been "adequately" explained away, so I don't think we'd get anywhere discussing those things. No hatred, bigotry, assholery, misogyny, misandry, transphobia, homophobia, racism or otherwise disrespectful commentary. Most of us were suckled on that teat too. Yes, it is bad. The history of racism and violence is upsetting.
Her goal is to make you mormon. Not all of us are able to achieve that ideal but we are to strive for it. He's been in the medical field for over 16yrs and I didn't have a problem when we were dating 6yrs ago but since he proposed 2yrs ago I've been feeling very unsecured. I just found your blog. I clearly stated twice that I severed things with the girl. What's not to like about being a doctor's wife. In the end, God is a just God. I was just told that today when I told a friend how lonely it gets being married to a doctor and how I miss having my bestfriend around.