She told me she found some of his habits clumsy and annoying.
It is hoped, in time, your friendship will grow and a loving bond will be established.
If and when you reach this point and you find yourselves considering moving-in together, or remarriage, now is the time to give your relationship some serious thought.
Likewise, nor do you want to be solely responsible for the cooking and cleaning.
Equal shares of running the home should be paramount.
Being clear about who does what around the home will mean there is no imbalance with day-to day chores.
You don’t want to find yourself locked in a constant demand for DIY improvements.
When setting up your home together, emotional baggage on either side is to be expected and a desire to want to know all about your partner’s past life is inevitable.
However, ‘snooping’ is definitely out of the question.
It will also allow more time for you to enjoy each other’s company.
When a marriage or ‘live in’ relationship starts to go wrong, it is often the little things that have been the cause.
Dating and sharing the odd weekend away is not the same as sharing a home.