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It's not necessarily a bad thing.
First comes love, then comes marriage, and then for some, next comes an unexpectedly sexless relationship. Sex is something couples constantly think about, but when two people are faced with a dull or...
We have a love-hate relationship with the idea of marriage. On the one hand, we embrace its emotional closeness and practical aspects, primarily the financial and emotional stability it provides, particularly for raising children. On the other hand, we resent the day-to-day mundane sameness of it.
Although the relationship my husband and I have with our kids is close to perfect, our "us time" has slid down the chain of importance. Somewhere between "shave bikini line" and "buy new socks," is "make time for relationship."