The last time your husband criticized you, did it make you want to hug him?
A woman who doesn't realize she just criticized her husband by suggesting marriage counseling might think his snarky response is coming out of nowhere -- which proves he needs marriage counseling.
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No relationship ever got happier from one person criticizing the other. Would you take fitness tips from a 350-pound personal trainer who just had bypass surgery?
What takes more courage -- but always results in much greater connection -- is being vulnerable by admitting you feel hurt, rejected or lonely. Some marriage counselors are failures Some marriage counselors aren't married. If your marriage counselor doesn't have the kind of relationship you want, she simply can't tell you how to get it.
Or, You think your partner is what is wrong with the marriage or relationship.
Or, You are thinking you might be happier with someone else Most people do their best to try to fix things in a marriage or romantic relationship when things are not going well.