Jealousy threatens relationship

A reader admits to being a jealous, overbearing mate. Carolyn Has notes it could spell disaster for his hopes for a healthy relationship.



June 3, 2022 - 3:28 PM

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Dear Carolyn: What can you do if you are that jealous, overbearing mate — and you recognize it, and want to stop? Hearing about my girlfriend hanging out with other guys just as friends makes me freak out internally and, as much as I try to keep that internal, it sometimes gets out.

Beyond counseling (which I definitely think is a good idea), what can I do to stop myself from worrying that, even if she’s not cheating, she’s just one super-funny cute guy away from hitting the road? — San Francisco

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