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How Do I Keep Our Love Alive?
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You believe that you have a good thing going with the great guy in your life. You want to keep things happy and upbeat between the two of you. You've been in this place before and thought you had something that was made to last. You don't want to go through the pain of loss all over again. This guy is just too good to let him slip through your fingers by doing nothing to strengthen your relationship from the very beginning. You want to know "How do I keep our love alive?" and you have very little room for other thoughts in your mind.

Keeping the love alive in relationships isn't as difficult as most people make it out to be. At least, it's not all that difficult when you're making an effort to do it. What this means is that you don't have to go out of your way to make your relationship work or keep it happy once you've decided to make an effort to do it. More harm is done in relationships these days by inaction or complacency than anything else. Even while you're "going the extra mile" to keep love alive in your relationship there may be more than a few disagreements and even strong and heated arguments but those things do not reflect at all on how much or little you love one another. They are sure signs that there is some love in the relationship and that you're both passionate people.

But the secret for success when you want to keep the love alive in your relationship is that you must always remember to never take one another for granted. Don't let complacency walk right in and rob you of the good thing you have going for you right now. Learning to avoid that complacency to get a foothold in your relationship will save your relationship a world of hurt and pain over the years and may be the key to make your relationship work.

How do You Avoid Becoming Complacent?

Of course that may sound like a tall order to you. There are some things you can do though that will help you both keep the love alive for many years to come. Here are just a few that may work wonders for you.

  • Always appreciate the little things your partner does for you – and let your partner know how appreciated they are.
  • Tell your partner daily just how much you love him or her.
  • Have a healthy physical relationship – make time for it even when life seems too busy. It's that important.
  • Don't show disrespect to your partner under any circumstances. It diminishes the relationship and erodes his or her trust in you.

These are little things really. But when you combine them they will have a huge impact on your relationship. Of course, if your ex has already walked and you're trying to get your ex back you're going to need a little expert help to get him or her back for good and keep your love alive for the long haul.


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