First thing you should know about me is that I'm a hopeless romantic. So this next thing I'm about to say might come as a bit of a shock: I feel that the word "love" is used too much and often incorrectly in relationships today. Am I cold-hearted? Maybe a little bitter? Sometimes we lose sight of what is really important because we think loving someone is the sole reason to be in a relationship, but it's not. Trust is one of the most important factors in a relationship.
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When you see an old couple holding hands or sharing romantic kisses while sitting on a park bench, doesn't that spark warm feelings of love and happiness in your heart? Doesn't it make you think about how they maintained their relationship for so many years when couples you know have trouble making it past six months? And of course, some people are not made for each other and so their relationship just simply doesn't work. But then there are couples who give up the minute an obstacle comes along, which makes you think their relationship wasn't truly important to them in the first place. What everyone has to understand in order to preserve a strong, happy, and prosperous relationship is that love is colorful, and the same kind of love doesn't exist for everyone. Being in a loving relationship that continues to thrive, I'm going to share some of the few things that I believe should exist between two lovers who want to sustain their prosperous relationship.
10 Things That Hold More Importance In A Relationship Than Love
These aren't words that we'd want to associate with relationships, yet so many of us have experienced this or are still experiencing this. This is a question I used to ask myself often I was that girl. The one caught in a string of toxic, abusive, destructive and downright unhealthy relationships. I would commit the same mistakes over and over again, barely aware of the fact that I was the one creating my mess.
Quality over quantity, right? Besides, if sex is the only thing you care about, why bother being in a relationship at all? Here are some things that are more important than getting it on.