The Extraordinary Marriage
One of the major keys in getting along with your spouse is...meeting in the middle. For some, this is hard because their way is the only way, as far as they can see. This is definitely an issue that causes conflict and frustration for many.
How can you possibly get past this?
One exercise is to sit down together and visualize putting on the shoes of your spouse. Grab a piece of paper and make two columns. One column says, ME and the other column says MY SPOUSE. Answer these questions, and then trade papers. Talk about it.
1st column: Write what you feel your day looks like
2nd column: Write what you THINK your spouses day looks like
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