Hearing person dating deaf person
It took time, patience, laughter, and tears but we worked it out and we've been married for 26 years now."-FUZZYPEN"..bought him a book of SL so he can learned somewhat something is going wrong he didnt after all just wee bit just brief talk...It does annoyed me hubby aint not bother sign guess he may be so jealous to see alot of friends whom deaf and he doesnt have one for himself, now he s startng to hard of hearing (HOH), losing his hearing.When he had time to cool off and I needed him for something, I would sign behind his back; then touch his shoulder and sign with more emphasis - letting him know that he'd ignored me.
Those relationships, which may have begun before the deaf partner lost hearing, often become preoccupied with issues such as sign language (SL) communication.
We have decided that as soon as our daughter is old enough we will teach her SL, he's decided to learn as well."-KRS10"He never made an effort to learn to sign...
Fortunately, I was able to lip read well but in group settings, it was very frustrating for me..was being disrespectful towards me by not learning "my" language or caring about my feelings or requests.
It is not fair for you to work harder to understand him...
Buy a SL book and give it to him and see if he learn anything.