With his doctor’s permission, he actually went off of his medication for a while in order to show me exactly what a worst-case scenario would be like.
I chose him only after experiencing that episode firsthand.
After six months of dating, I knew that this was the man I was going to marry.
Even as you read this, you are likely saying to yourself that I am letting love blind me and that I may even be in some physical danger.
Every girl who is looking for her Prince Charming always envisions a tall, dark and handsome man.
Few descriptions of this person ever describe his mental condition; however, psychology tells us that if a person is tall, dark and handsome, the halo effect that we ascribe to him will automatically include intelligence, wit and mental stability.
It certainly did not help that he grew up in a mildly abusive household in which no one really knew how to vent frustration in a proper way.
My husband, the true love of my life, deals on a day-to-day basis with bipolar disorder.