One relationship. Two separate beds

Does sleeping in separate beds sound unromantic?

This couple has never slept in the same bed but have been dating for a decade.

Some have cited loud snoring, sleep talking, restless movements and so forth as reasons for waking up in different beds. Perhaps one partner is a light sleeper while the other has a thing for hogging the blankets.

We let our little baby sleep in our bed for thirteen years and my husband ended up moving to a separate bedroom. We ended divorcing and i think that was one of the reasons why.

Laura, caller

I sleep apart from my partner. I moved out because we had different sleeping habits that it put a strain on our relationship. We compromised. Now it's Monday to Friday in my room and weekends in our room. It works perfectly.

Eve, caller

She chose to leave the bedroom and i didn't fight it. When i want to get intimate I send her a SMS saying "please come". Sometimes she comes, sometimes she doesn't come.

Sam, caller

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