by Julia Austin

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Is having an emotional affair cheating? In some instances, it is definitely a little too close to it.

Maybe you and your guy aren’t exactly the emotionally sharing type. While many couples share very personal stuff—like what belongs on the therapist’s couch—many keep this completely OUT of the relationship. Some people don’t want to talk to their significant other about anything too personal. If you and your guy both feel that way—fine.

There are two crucial forms of intimacy in a relationship: sex and conversation. Do you feel there is a closeness in your romantic relationship that is missing? It’s not really fair if your guy is only giving you the former (sex) while pouring his heart out to another girl…

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