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How To Have The Marriage Of Your Dreams
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From the time you were young you had a dream for how marriage would be. You planned your future out in intricate details. You knew how your house was going to look what your husband was going to be like and how he was going to act. You knew that it was all going to be picture perfect. And then, reality set in and your marriage doesn't look anything at all like the marriage the younger you dreamed of so long ago. But, that doesn't mean you can't still have the marriage of your dreams.

You're just going to have to learn how to adjust your dreams a little bit to fit the reality of your marriage rather than the fairy tale world the little girl you dreamed up. Oddly enough, it's the failure of marriages to live up to expectations from the very beginning that starts the slow downhill spiral to serious marital trouble for many couples. Both parties resent the fact that their marriage isn't meeting expectation and yet both remain reluctant to discuss what's really going on. The thing is you're going to have to talk it over if you really want to have the marriage of your dreams.

It's going to take both of you talking things over and working things out in order to get that happy marriage you've always wanted. The one thing you must remember is that the feelings of happiness are what's most important and not the exact circumstances of the dream marriage. In order to have the marriage of your dreams you're going to have to start by making a few minor adjustments to your dream that include things like financial limitations, sleep requirements, job commitments, and the physical limitations of you and your spouse. If you don't get things under control soon you'll be wondering how to get your ex back instead of how to have the marriage of your dreams. It's that serious.

Adjusting your expectations shouldn't have to hurt. There are a few things you really might want in your marriage and even a few you may need. That's why it's important to talk things over with your spouse. Try to find compromises that will get you what you need from the marriage. Give your spouse the chance to live up to at least some of your expectations by letting your spouse know what they are.

And here's the really important part. If you really want to have the marriage of your dreams you need to have a spouse that is happy with you at home too. This means that you're going to need to learn about the expectations your spouse is living without as well and how you can help meet those needs.

Expectations, large or small, can cause a whole lot of wrinkles in the best laid marriage plans and changing those expectations is a great way to put your marriage on track for happiness. But if you really want to make your marriage work or save your marriage from the brink of divorce then you need to learn a few other important lessons on marriage before it's too late.


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