|HubPages Device ID||This is used to identify particular browsers or devices when the access the service, and is used for security reasons.|
|Login||This is necessary to sign in to the HubPages Service.|
|HubPages Traffic Pixel||This is used to collect data on traffic to articles and other pages on our site. Unless you are signed in to a HubPages account, all personally identifiable information is anonymized.|
|Remarketing Pixels||We may use remarketing pixels from advertising networks such as Google AdWords, Bing Ads, and Facebook in order to advertise the HubPages Service to people that have visited our sites.|
|Conversion Tracking Pixels||We may use conversion tracking pixels from advertising networks such as Google AdWords, Bing Ads, and Facebook in order to identify when an advertisement has successfully resulted in the desired action, such as signing up for the HubPages Service or publishing an article on the HubPages Service.|
I think that understanding is the most important thing one can have in a relationship. with understanding anything is possible
The determination that the other should go first. (Only kidding.) You'd need one heck of a good sense of humor and a balanced ego. Either that or psychopathic tendencies and your partner - hopeless co-dependency.
You know if you're on the right track if that cute little tic your partner has is still cute after 10 years. If it's starting to grate after a few months - forget it.
Two people who are "in love" and want to stay together.
If someone is "in love" they're honest, they respect, they empathize, they put in the effort, they don't take their mate for granted, they communicate their wants and needs, they listen, they'd rather compromise than win because remaining together is a victory in their mind.
When two people are "in love" then love really can conquer all.
However it's far easier to "fall in love" than it is to "stay in love".
When people (fall out of love) anything can happen and it's usually not good. Everyone wants to know: "How do you keep the music playing?"
Choosing the "right mate" for oneself is the key!
Commitment and laughter make for the strongest relationships. Both people need expectations to be realistic. For example nobody can meet all your needs, don't expect it. Relationships are between flawed people and you need to find a way to accept or adapt to those flaws. That is not to say if someone is harming you that you accept mistreatment. If someone is harming you get out, and stay out of that relationship.
yes laughing is very important my guy still makes me laugh.
There is also a dark side to life time relationships. I was married for 23 years and it ended with the death of my husband. On his death, I discovered he had been unfaithful numerous times, regularly used prostitutes and had a much bigger salary than I thought. I had spent years providing for the kids, whilst he had been spending his money on goodness knows what. Despite this, we had a great relationship and a happy marriage. I can only conclude that I didn't want to face the fact that he had another life and he was happy to not mention it. Denial, was in my case, an important factor in maintaining this life time commitment. It was all staring me in the face but I chose to over look it and what's more do not regret it. I was blind to all his faults because I loved him. This might make me sound like a fool and maybe I should be bitter but I don't consider myself hard done by. No one made me marry the guy, or stay with him for all those years. So to answer your question, love makes people stay together, love and stupidity.
Popit, The old adage: "Ignorance is bliss" has merit.
I'm sure there are many women who have chosen not to "know" what their husbands did behind their back especially if he was a good father and provided for his family.
I imagine in some instances women may have been relieved not to have to participate in various activities with their husbands as often or not at all.
It's especially easy to ignore when one's spouse is discreet about things.
There is also no such thing as an "universal deal breaker".
People stay because they don't want to leave.
Life is a (personal) journey.
Your post made me smile. There was plenty of 'activity' with me. And then there were the others ......
But it was kind of you to post.
I soo agree with you ignorance is a bliss but woman instinct are strong and some prefer not to share ad that silently murder them from inside
I'm so sorry to hear, and I know that people can be deceiving and I don't know how people can live that way
Don't be sorry, I'm not. The only reason I shared, is because love and relationships are very, very complicated because people are. It is possible to be a deceiver and still be lots of other more positive things. Life isn't all Ha Ha, He He and nothing is black and white in a relationship. We make our choices and then we live with them. The trick I'm learning is to find the positive and not obsess with the negative. Plus it's made me what I am today! You'd have to ask my second husband whether that's a good thing or not.
by Kharisma19807 months ago
What is your opinion on the issue of gay/lesbian relationships and gay marriage?
by Ashok Goyal5 years ago
What is your opinion about live in relationships?Concept of Live in relationship in the western countries is well known. Now with the legislative changes the concept has started spreading in the conservative Indian...
by ShanteD6 weeks ago
Can you really have a relationship with someone you don't trust.You can love them and want your relationship to work but if you don't trust them can it? Do you give it time and hope for the best?
by ballislife204 months ago
How do I make my girlfriend crazy in love with me again?How do I make my girlfriend crazy about me again? and make her want to spend all of her free time with me?
by Laura Cole6 years ago
What commits you to the relationship you are in?What do you believe makes a strong, committed relationship? Is it a physical connection? Emotional connection? Financial connection? Would you stay with...
by Akarime3114 months ago
Do you think that marriage is really necessary?My parents got married because "it was the right thing to do" not because they were in love with each other. Now after a nasty deparation and 27 agonizing years,...
Copyright © 2018 HubPages Inc. and respective owners.
Other product and company names shown may be trademarks of their respective owners.
HubPages® is a registered Service Mark of HubPages, Inc.
HubPages and Hubbers (authors) may earn revenue on this page based on affiliate relationships and advertisements with partners including Amazon, Google, and others.