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How to Prevent Anger and Resentment in Your Relationship

March 1, 2017|Relationships|

Time and time again, we become disappointed with our partners when they don’t meet our expectations. When this becomes a pattern over time, resentment ensues and the romance and connection with our loved one dwindles. Merriam-Webster defines resentment as “a feeling of indignant displeasure or persistent ill will at something regarded as a wrong, insult, or injury.” Resentment occurs when we think our partner will behave in a certain way, but they don’t. By learning some ways to prevent this anger and resentment from occurring, the couple’s bond and connection will remain strong. An example of this is a woman [...]