No marriage is going to be rainbows and butterflies 100 percent of the time. Relationships are messy and sometimes communication breaks down. You aren’t always going to be on the same page as your significant other. At some point, you have likely experienced some form of rejection in your marriage. There are a lot of different ways you can feel rejected, including both physically and emotionally.
Rejection is a part of life, but how your spouse chooses to reject you can say a lot about your marriage. Does your spouse ignore you completely, or offer compromises? How they say “no”, and how you choose to respond to it, can determine if the relationship is healthy or falling off the rocks.
Exactly how are you supposed to handle it when you are rejected by the one you love? Here are some of the most common types of rejection along with some advice on how to cope with the feeling of being passed over.