Can Cohabitation Be Too Close For Comfort?

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For some couples, moving in together only makes them want to move out again.

So, here we are then: a brand-new apartment—one with central air, walk-in closets, a dishwasher, a washer and dryer, and a balcony that overlooks a field of trees—and more than one important lesson learned. In addition to the crying trick, I also realized—or, I suppose re-realized—just how important it is to compromise in a relationship. This whole move has been a series of compromising and I was reminded over and over and over that you have to bend and stretch a little if you want the other person to meet you in the middle. In the end we went with a shade of green that was exactly in between what we both had wanted. I wasn't surprised when we painted it on the kitchen walls and realized it was the perfect color after all. The Frisky: 8 Questions To Ask Yourself Before You Move For Love

Written by by Wendy Atterberry for The Frisky.

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