The first key question to as is: If the answer is yes then the relationship sounds like it's doomed. You should not be trying to be exclusive with one person, so go on dates with as many people as you can. Fell in love with his passion for his love for neurology.
At the end of the second date I knew I needed him in my life. I had been teetering on the fringes for quite a long time, mostly coming to Church but not really being present, because I felt like an outcast as an older single. There is no way this will work out. But when my oldest daughter hit 12, the lessons started to have one major theme: This is what girls are told should be their primary goal. I am not one to be interest with his paycheck, since i am accountant myself. Let me say this so you can get an idea of just how crazy and how much your girl friend is into the Mormon religion: These are known as "garments". I'm quite willing to take you at your word, but my guess is that academia had nothing to do with your ex being immature. For me this has been an opportunity to increase my love, tolerance, compassion and acceptance. Distance is hard, being away from family is tough, but in a way having only "each other" made our marriage so strong.
And I don't mean my good friend Satan. I'd suggest the essays. Read our Exit Stories from Mormonism. He believes in God, but also believes that God is everywhere, and therefore does not need to be worshipped in a specific place of worship with specific prayers. That settles it for me. You should be fine as long as you stick to the lines you have laid out. Oh, and perhaps you're thinking to yourself - that woman needs to talk to him. To me, the core question is, is this person inclined toward self transcendence are the inclined, desirous, self aware enough to be selfless.
Please see above link for full rules. It was more about my own spirituality and our relationship in our marriage. It would behoove you in this situation to act like a kid yourself. I am sooooo proud of him but his career has broken me in a way I don't know if I can piece back together. But the lies sting some people. This is a very interesting blog and I'm happy to have found it. Because she already lives the covenants in most of the meaningful ways. I got to thinking about how I and others in my ward might react if a same sex couple attended church and how those views might WILL, fingers crossed change over the next decade. I could get a small jigsaw puzzle and send those pieces once a day.