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I moved in with my boyfreind and his son 4 years ago. The

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I moved in with my boyfreind and his son 4 years ago.
The son is now 23 and im tired of the living arrangement.
I want us to have a place of our own, with privacy.
Is is wrong of me to want this ?
Recently i mentioned to my boyfreind i may need to get my own place because its uncomfortable living this way. He didn't say too much about it and i think he's actually ok with it.
Am i wrong to be upset ?
The son pays no rent and its holding us back from having extra money so that we can afford even going out to dinner once in awhile.
The place looks like a bachelor pad. I want to feel like i live their when i come home after work.
Submitted: 3 years ago.
Category: Relationship
Expert:  Elliott, LPCC, NCC replied 3 years ago.
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Customer: replied 3 years ago.
Your response made me feel much better.
I just had one last question .
I pay no rent, I pay for utilities and groceries,
I would gladly pay rent but I have nothing here except clothes.
I want to be able to pay half the rent so that I feel like i have s home.
Should I assume that he is putting hid son before me, which is where I'm having the most difficulty because isn't he supposed to put his son first ?
This is what makes me crazy not knowing what is right.

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