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The blisters break, leaving tender ulcers (sores) that may take two to four weeks to heal the first time they occur.He is someone I've always felt loved me enough to protect me and keep me safe. The thing I am struggling so deeply with is that I want to have a partner, a totally exclusive partner, not someone who is married and "allowed" to be with another woman.It has never been my desire to be in a relationship like this.Join Free Now The worlds larget herpes dating, hpv dating, and support site!We are the best Herpes Dating Service for Singles with Herpes and HPV.And, one of the greatest dichotomies is that the VERY thing, for me, that demonstrates my true love for a man is to have an intimate sexual relationship with him.I've given myself to very few men over the years, and one of these very few men (who happens to be married, but we are in an open relationship together with his wife's consent, we are essentially "friends with benefits"); well, he was someone that I've always believed cared for me. And what makes this whole situation even worse is that he TOLD me he had it and I didn't take any precautions to protect myself. I've even told my friends that "he didn't know he had it" because I can't even admit to myself that I didn't look out for myself the way I should have.It's free to join to our site for Herpes and HPV Dating and Friendships!We offer Herpes Dating, Herpes Support, herpes personals, and HPV personals, with dating and community forum for people with Herpes and HPV, we are here for Herpes and HPV Singles and Couples. Genital herpes is a sexually transmitted disease (STD) caused by the herpes simplex viruses type 1 (HSV-1) and type 2 (HSV-2). Most individuals have no or only minimal signs or symptoms from HSV-1 or HSV-2 infection.But, now that I have this virus, and I am fully aware of the impact it has had on my body (I've had painful symptoms non-stop for months!), my question is, how can I possibly put anyone that I love and care about in this position?When we met offline, we became intimate very quickly, but we abstained from having intercourse.He told me I could take as much time as I needed to feel comfortable having sex with him.MPWH is a dating community for meeting people with Herpes, a welcoming, warm-hearted community for Herpes Singles to chat with other Herpes friends.