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Spending too much time together - how to get more "me" time? watch

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    This is a different type of problem: I think my gf and I see each other wayyy too often (it's eating up my time and energy and I have so much else to do). What are some strategies/excuses I can use to get more time to myself? - apart from phrasing it like that, I've had that discussion before and it works for about one day then goes back to normal.
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    Why don't you organise things (such as going out with friends) or asking for some "you" time because you need to sort x and y out and it will be boring for her...

    Keep doing that and she will hopefully start to see a pattern emerging, when you do see her, say things like "time apart is so nice because I get to miss you"....
 
 
 
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