After you have been with the same partner for many years, do you have expectations for your midlife marriage that may be detrimental to both of you?
It takes more than a box with something special inside to keep relationships going strong. Reasons why you should date your husband or wife.
The simple problem of parents plus kids equals a happy family might not last past first grade math. A life of addition can easily change to one of subtraction. For some it leads to divorce for better and for worse.
“I will always love your mother, for the rest of my life,” my father said. “But sometimes I get lonely. I think I would like some female companionship.”
I’ve learned during my divorce, that you can only see the lesson if you are brave enough to look through the sorrow and the sadness. You can only reach understanding if you are willing to wade through the pain.
We have survived some hard fought battles in our day and have yet to kill each other. At this point in our lives, we deserve all the sweetness and goodness that comes from having a long term relationship like we do.