Mine and Nick’s one year wedding anniversary is right around the corner [Sunday]. Some days I can’t believe it has already been a year and others it feels like we’ve been married forever—I mean that in the best way possible. I read the below excerpt to him tonight…it’s pretty right on. Then I read the full article to myself. Both are worth the read.
Really interesting read. Defintiely worth clicking through.
An excerpt:[Thanks for sharing magicallybabelicious]
The point of living isn’t to be in a perpetual state of fairy-tale ecstasy; it’s to find the meaning of life, the meaning of your life. And the point of marriage, I think, is to create meaning, with every happy and sad memory, every hardship overcome, every kind act, every moment of acceptance, every triumph, every child, grandchild, pet, and friend you accumulate together. The point of staying married until you die is to have a witness to your whole life, to the meaning you built. In the end, you can look at your spouse and say: Somebody knew me—and I knew them.