Dear Amy: A few months ago, I started casually dating “Robert.” We met online.
Robert told me from the beginning that he had a very strict diet, didn’t drink alcohol and paid close attention to ingredients in products he used. I thought he was just an extremely healthy guy.
He recently told me he has a degenerative disease, which will cause issues with his motor functions, speech and vision. He thinks he has three or four years left of being able to fully care for himself before he can’t do things like drive, or even walk. His condition is genetic, and he’d likely pass it down to any children he may have.
Robert is a sweet guy with a big heart, but...