Building a relationship with someone you love takes time and energy but most of us will agree that it is worth the investment. Once you have the basics down pat, life should be comfortable. Occasional arguments and disagreements notwithstanding, you now have the opportunity to grow both as a person and as a couple. You are eager to share new interests, and new adventures. Your 'couple potential' is high! As the years go by, you let go of what doesn't work and keep what does besides making room for newer workable aspects to your life together.
But what happens when you continue to grow as an individual while he is content to remain the same as when the relationship first began?