Dating a codependent
To the Jakes and Melissas of this world, Internet dating is like a virtual candy store with the most tantalizing choices of yummy treats.
They felt like "regular" people who just wanted the all-American dream of true love.
They were blind to their revolving-door dating pattern, which they simply dismissed as a phenomenon of the modern Internet age of romance.
It is as if they have a fuel tank that supplies the gasoline to a race-car engine... Here is the story of a 37-year-old love addict named Jake and a 35-year-old codependent named Melissa.
Melissa and Jake, like so many codependent/love addict relationships, were oblivious to their psychological afflictions.
The dilemmas of codependent men aren’t talked about.