12 Ways to Recover from an Emotional Affair
Schedule Some Obsessing
As I wrote in my article15 Ways to Stop Obsessing
, sometimes the best treatment for fantasies is to pencil them into your schedule. When you find yourself fantasizing about an intimate moment with the woman who has custody of your heart, don't yell at yourself, "Snap out of it!" Simply say, "Thought, I appreciate your coming into my head now, but I've scheduled you for 7 this evening, at which time you can totally distract me if you want."
Is an emotional relationship with a member of the opposite sex considered cheating?