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how bad are emotional affairs

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tifftooha

Asked by tifftooha at 1:57 AM on Dec. 24, 2010 in Relationships

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  • any affair is meaning something is wrong , feelings , choices have changed.
    letstalk747

    Answer by letstalk747 at 1:59 AM on Dec. 24, 2010

  • Really, really, really bad. Walk away.
    lovinangels

    Answer by lovinangels at 2:01 AM on Dec. 24, 2010

  • Those are worse than the physical ones,
    sexyfancyface

    Answer by sexyfancyface at 2:10 AM on Dec. 24, 2010

  • I think that emotional affairs are really worse. But an affair is an affair. PERIOD
    CAPONES

    Answer by CAPONES at 2:16 AM on Dec. 24, 2010

  • Either way the trust is gone....With an emotional one then they would have fell in love with them....and that means they are no longer in love with you....With a sexual one it could have just been a dumb drunk night....either way its messed up....
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 2:16 AM on Dec. 24, 2010

  • just as bad as any other affair
    tracylyn245

    Answer by tracylyn245 at 2:17 AM on Dec. 24, 2010

  • To get rid of emotional affairs take longer thann having an affair that was just physical all the time.
    cocoamom03

    Answer by cocoamom03 at 10:41 AM on Dec. 24, 2010

  • For some people. They are far more devastating than a strictly physical/sex only affair is.

    Emotional affair indicates that someone has fallen in love/developed deep feelings for another person. Yeah we share our all with best friends/close friends. However, when that sharing crosses the line emotionally to the point that friendship is not longer their but feelings of: love, longing, wanting to be with that person and not your spouse any longer, when you are closer to this person than your spouse, you feel that this person understands you more than your spouse, and you see this person as your end all be all and not your spouse.. That person has crossed the line from friendship to "emotional affair".

    When some people just have sex, that's all it is. Physical pleasure and release. Nothing more nothing less. No emotions shared. That's easier for many to reconcile in their minds, than someone falling in love with someone else.
    pixie_trix

    Answer by pixie_trix at 3:48 PM on Dec. 24, 2010

  • Any affair, physical or emotional, is an affair where nothing good can become of it. It may also be a cry for attention, affection or love.
    Rosemirrors

    Answer by Rosemirrors at 3:51 PM on Dec. 24, 2010

  • i agree that an affair in any shape is bad but i feel emtional is deeper than just sex i believe neither is right my husband had one about 8 months ago very painful still working on trust just started not checking his cell phone bill everyday online but he is being an open book we are working together very hard
    boondocks

    Answer by boondocks at 9:23 PM on Dec. 24, 2010

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