#2. You're not dating Criss Angel. Tell the man what you want/need.
#3. A fast way to build resentment in the relationship. Instead, say what you think. Be yourself. Pretending everything is ok or doing something that ultimately makes you miserable is a recipe for disaster.
#4. Some issues will never tip in your favor no matter how much you wish it would. Let it go or let him go.
#5. Switch roles for a minute. How do you feel? Is the view any different now?