What we can learn about marriage from Michelle Obama

“The equality of any partnership ‘is measured over the scope of the marriage. It’s not just four years or eight years or two.'”

Michelle Obama knows that every relationship is a work in progress. The New York Times Magazine article, “The Obamas’  Marriage” by Jodi Kantor 11/01/09, touches on some of the cornerstones of the healthy coupledom. Themes of constant negotiation, communication,  and humor are woven throughout this description of the Obamas’ many years together.

Take a look.  They talk, they sacrifice, they re tune and re tool, they touch and they take turns setting the tone and direction of their shared lives.

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