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5 Secrets To A Long-lasting Marriage

Want your marriage to last long? Try these tips.

Titilayo Ilori

For a relationship to last long, one must be ready to make some sacrifices. When we see couples celebrating 30 or 50 years anniversary, we envy them.

We fail to realize what each partner has passed through to get to that stage, including commitment and sacrifices made to make the relationship last that long.

Every couple wants this, but they have no idea how to achieve it. Not to worry, these simple secrets will help you achieve it.


1. Define what you want

It is a problem if you don't understand what exactly you want. Before you get into a relationship with someone, you must be sure if that is what you truly want.

2. Be open

Be open enough to tell your partner things. Tell him or her if you enjoy a particular sex position. If your partner doesn’t perform well during a lovemaking session, tell them in such a way that they would want to impress you next time.

3. Show how much you love each other

You fell in love with each other for a reason. Praise your woman, tell her how beautiful she looks, even after childbirth. As for women, tell your husband how much you love him. Find a way to keep the fire burning.

4. Trust each other

The most important thing in a relationship is trust. It is the pillar of every relationship. If you trust each other, you can overcome anything.

5. Learn to forgive

Nobody is perfect. It is normal for your partner to make some mistakes, and if you want your relationship to last long, you must learn to always forgive and move on.

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