I am tired of living a double life. It sucks

Dear Amomama,

I know many will immediately consider me a slut after I tell my story. I really do not care, I really need a piece of advice from someone who wouldn't condemn me for what I sometimes do to my husband. I ask you to read carefully first so that you can understand my position before any advice or criticism.

We have been married for 13 years. I do not cheat on my husband that often. During our marriage, I have only cheated on him with three men. You could be a prude, but according to statistics, more than 60% of married women cheat on their husbands.

For some reason, I have no intimate compatibility with him at all. He is 15 years older than me, and his little buddy "down there" doesn't always work as I would like to. I even thought about leaving him, but we have children. I am sure that what is happening is not affecting their development in any way.

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Children do not know what is happening. Well, maybe my older son is realizing something, but he is already 12 years old and should begin to understand everything soon. I do not want you to get me wrong, nor sound harsh, but anonymity allows me to be frank with you, and all I want is an honest answer: What would you do if you were me?

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My husband is the breadwinner and he is very kind. He is a very interesting person with whom you are not afraid to grow old. However, I realized that he did not turn me on, even before the wedding. It is not possible to compare him with young guys in this regard.

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He is a faithful husband and a good father, but he is not the best lover I have ever had. My husband sees that I am happy. I do this very carefully, so he does not suspect that I cheat on him.

Everything was fine until recently. At the gym I met a great man, somehow we ended up sleeping together... This has happened several times. I understand that he is not my man, but in terms of sex, everything just flows naturally, and the feeling is mutual.

I do not know what to do. For me he would only be a "guy on the side", but he wants me to become his woman. He is even ready to break up with his wife. I certainly do not love him. Besides, what will my husband do at his age, if I leave him?

Maybe there's some kind person able to understand me and give me some useful advice... I really do not want to leave my husband and make my kids think I am a slut, or that I don't want to be in a family with them and their father. I'm just enjoying my sexuality, that's all...

I have lived with my husband for many years and it would be a mistake to end everything like that. I need you to understand me and give me advice. What would you do if you were me?

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