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8 Mistakes I've Made in My Marriage

Jan 10, 2018 / General     

I am so grateful for my 23 years of marriage to my wife, Susan.  She’s awesome! But I can tell you that I’ve made plenty of mistakes in my marriage. Here are 8 of them. Mistake number one…thinking that Susan was responsible for my happiness. In my early years of marriage, I felt like an important part of Susan’s “duty” as my wife was to make me happy. I was a bit more focused on me than us. Mistake number two…wishing Susan would be more like me. Unfortunately, in my younger years, I thought pretty highly of myself. So much so that I thought Susan should be more like me instead of celebrating her unique strengths. Here are the rest of the 8 mistakes I’ve made in marriage



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