I have been seeing someone with Bipolar disorder for the last three and a half years. It is a constant struggle and he has been hospitalized about a dozen times since shortly after we started dating. A story like yours gives me hope for the future. However, I am still scared as he often cannot shake the memories he has formed while manic and still believes those occurrences to be true, so it is a constant struggle to help him believe that those things did not really happen and are all in his head. Thank you a million times over. I think about future everyday and wonder if we can have a happy, healthy, successful relationship.
update: Sadly, my relationship ended but it was best for the both of us.
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