19 Things to do if Your Parents Don't Approve of Your Relationship ...

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There are several things to do if your parents don't approve of your relationship. Your boyfriend loves you, but your parents love you even more. They want what's best for you, so they'll try to get you to dump any guy that they deem unworthy of your greatness. However, just because they're older doesn't mean that they're wiser. Here's what to do if your parents don't like your boyfriend.

1. Understand Your Parent's Role

One of the first things to do if your parents don't like your partner is to understand your parent's role. They are there to protect you. If your parents don't approve of a relationship, there probably has to be a reason why. In fact, it might even be a good reason. Just remember to take a look at your relationship from their point of view!

Respect Your Parents

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Johanna
I have been dating my boyfriend for 2 and a half years. My mother has never approved mainly because she thinks I can "do better" because of a number of things including his mechanic profession and not...
Emi Dittelmier
I have been dating my boyfriend, Armando, for 4 years. We love each other, he is my best friend. Our parents have always had conflicts with us being together. Armando's family are Jehovah Witnesses, a...
Laurasiaaa
my mum doesn't like the guy I'm seeing at the moment- I'm 17 though. she says it's because "I can do better" and because she thinks he's a little bit aggressive- which he is but it's mainly because he...
Ria Hingarh
The only reason my parents don't approve my relationship with my boyfriend is because he is of a different religion than mine. I'm from India and most family's don't consider they're daughter dating s...
crystal rIchard
I lIve wIth my aunt and uncle. my boyfrIend and I want my uncle to approve of us. he never wants to lIsten to a word I say. I know hes only tryIng to protect me, but he doesnt need to tell me to leave...
Madison B
So it's the opposite for me. My boyfriends parents don't necessarily like me, and I'm not sure why. I don't feel like they want to make an effort to get to know me because they don't have faith in our...
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