A Good Marriage May or May Not Be Compatible

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A Good Marriage May or May Not Be Compatible
Good marriages doesn't mean you are always compatible. It means you work together when you are not.

3. When you tell your spouse that you feel there is a distance or incompatibility, make sure you define one specific area. If it is sex, for goodness sake, label it as intimacy. Often when men say they want more sex, they are referring to the intimacy involved; women do not hear or see that so, guys, you have to say it.
These three suggestions will help open your marriage to a new growth that you may not have known was possible. A marriage is so vast and has so many possibilities; it is your story. Every therapist understands the incredible unspoken bond between couples. Imagine if the couple themselves could see that and work with it, rather than closing the door due to incompatibility. –Mary Jo Rapini
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Mary Jo Rapini

Counselor/Therapist

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