Carmella Faces Death Threats After She’s Wrongly Accused of Breaking Up Corey Graves’ Marriage

Carmella, Total Divas 902Clearing her name.
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Sentence of Marriage (Promises to Keep: Book 1) – Shayne Parkinson

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Sentence of Marriage (Promises to Keep: Book 1)

Promises To Keep, no. 1

Shayne Parkinson

Genre: Historical

Publish Date: March 8, 2009

Publisher: Shayne Parkinson

Seller: Smashwords, Inc.


“I won’t have her forced,” Jack said. “Let her decide for herself.” Amy knew her father meant it. She could say no if she wanted. But this marriage would make everything all right. They could put all the trouble she had caused behind them. Everyone would be happy again. Everyone except her. “Sentence of Marriage” is the first book in the three-volume “Promises to Keep”. In nineteenth century New Zealand, there are few choices for a farm girl like Amy. Her life seems mapped out for her by the time she is twelve. Amy dreams of an exciting life in the world beyond her narrow boundaries. But it is the two people who come to the farm from outside the valley who change her life forever, and Amy learns the high cost of making the wrong choice. "One of the best historical novels I’ve had the pleasure to read in years." – WorkingGirl Reviews. "The story was captivating, the characters real, the dialogue crisp. I admit to having cried and laughed and even having wanted to murder a character and beat another one within an inch of his life — which is simply a testament to how well written these books are." – AmericanEditor.

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Hailey Bieber Defends Her and Justin Bieber’s Marriage as They Celebrate 1-Year Anniversary

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Adele Is Divorcing Her Husband After Two Years Of Marriage

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The Marriage Pledge – Jean Oram

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The Marriage Pledge

Jean Oram

Genre: Contemporary

Publish Date: October 11, 2018

Publisher: Oram Productions

Seller: Oram Productions


Sometimes platonic friends make the best spouses. Years ago ex-lovers and coworkers Moe and Amy agreed on a marriage pledge—if they’re not married by thirty, the jaded duo will head down the aisle and start a family together. And tomorrow Amy hits the big Three-Oh. The problem is, neither of them can afford help from a fertility clinic which means they’re going to have to start their family the old-fashioned way. Can the two friends withstand the pressures of baby-making as their minds begin to turn down avenues that are anything but platonic? And what will Amy do when she does the unthinkable and begins to fall for her husband of convenience? Find out in this sweet friends to lovers romance!

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Miley Cyrus Denies Cheating on Liam Hemsworth Ended Marriage

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Larry King Files for Divorce from Wife Shawn After 22-Year Marriage

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Geena Davis Concedes in Divorce Case She Lied to Oprah about Marriage

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Spencer Pratt Says He Felt Brody Jenner Low-Key Needed His Help With Kaitlynn Carter Marriage

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Logic Takes Out a Marriage License

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LisaRaye McCoy, Nicole Murphy Wrecked My Marriage, Nicole Denies It

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How Idris Elba’s Wife Sabrina Dhowre Changed His Mind About Marriage

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Peace After Marriage – Unknown

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Peace After Marriage

Unknown

Genre: Comedy

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Release Date: April 7, 2015


Arafat has sex on the brain, but his Palestinian parents see marriage in his future. When a friend proposes a Green Card wedding so an Israeli girl can stay in the U.S., a global conflict finds its way to the living room – and the bedroom.

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Quarters, Thieves And Math Professor’s Marriage

Doctor: Nurse, how is that little boy doing, the one who swallowed ten quarters?

Nurse: No change yet.

The old adage that “It takes a thief to catch a thief” may indeed be true.

But these days there’s a third thief involved pleading the case — the lawyer!

“That math professor’s marriage is falling apart.”

“No wonder! He’s into scientific computing – and she’s incalculable!”

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A bookseller conducting a market survey asked a woman: “Which book has helped you most in your life?”

The woman replied, “My husband’s check book!!”

******

A prospective husband in a book store: “Do you have a book called ‘Husband: the Master of the House?'”

Sales girl: “Sir, fiction and comics are on the 1st floor!”

******

Someone asked an old man: “Even after 70 years, you still call your wife ‘darling, honey, love.’ What’s the secret?”

Old man: “I forgot her name and I’m scared to ask her.”

******

Pharmacist to customer: “Sir, please understand, to buy an anti-depression pill you need a proper prescription … Simply showing marriage certificate
and wife’s picture is not enough!”

******

There are 3 kinds of men in this world. Some remain single and make wonders happen. Some have girlfriends and see wonders happen. The rest get married
and wonder what happened!

******

Wives are magicians. They can change anything into an argument.

******

When a married man says, “I will think about it,” what he really means is that he doesn’t know his wife’s opinion yet.

******

A lady says to her doctor: “My husband has a habit of talking in his sleep! What should I give him to cure it?”

The doctor replies: “Give him an opportunity to speak when he’s awake.”

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Is He Marriage Material? Four Steps for Creating Your Custom Plan & Deciding If He’s Worth Your Time

It’s important that you know yourself, your goals, your needs and wants really well before you can find a great relationship that could potentially lead to marriage. And the best way to determine if your current or future boyfriend is marriage material is to know yourself, create a checklist of what’s right for you, and then test him against those characteristics that you are looking for in a spouse.
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“Book It!” Kristin Cavallari Decides a Tropical Vacation Will “Spice” Up Her Marriage to Jay Cutler

Kristin Cavallari, Very Cavallari 207Can Kristin Cavallari and Jay Cutler get back on the same page?
On Sunday’s all-new Very Cavallari, the Uncommon James boss realized she needed to make more time for her husband. This…


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Daughter Saves Our Marriage

Molly’s parents have been fighting non-stop. She has even heard them talk about getting a divorce. As Molly’s dad goes to leave she stops him. He tells her that he is going out to find someone who will fuck him since her mom won’t.

If he stays, she will suck him. He is shocked by her, but can’t move when she takes off her top and rubs his pants. Her big eyes show that she will do anything to save her parents marriage and she gets on her knees and sucks her fathers cock. Her smile shows that she knows exactly what she’s doing. Her mouth makes him cum and she swallows his cum. Dad walks off and Molly thinks how she has a few more days with Dad in the house.

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Molly’s parents have been fighting non-stop. She has even heard them talk about getting a divorce. As Molly’s dad goes to leave she stops him. He tells her that he is going out to find someone who will fuck him since her mom won’t.

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Tarek El Moussa Sounds Off on ”Bulls–t” Rumors About Christina El Moussa’s New Marriage

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Miley Cyrus Seems to Confirm Marriage to Liam Hemsworth by Sharing Wedding Pics

Miley Cyrus just broke her silence on the rumors that she and Liam Hemsworth got married over the holidays — it looks like a confirmation … sealed with a kiss. The singer shared a few intimate pics Wednesday of the happy couple at what’s believed to…

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Faith Evans and Stevie J Say Marriage is Real Deal, Already Talking Babies

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Nicki Minaj is Already Discussing Marriage & Kids with New Boyfriend

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Melania Knew Trump’s Game So He Didn’t Pay Stormy to Save Marriage, Says Congresswoman

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Catelynn Lowell and Tyler Baltierra Living Separately as They Decide Future of Marriage

Catelynn Lowell, Tyler BaltierraCatelynn Lowell and Tyler Baltierra are working to repair their relationship.
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Cardi B and Offset Break Up After 1 Year of Marriage

Cardi B, OffsetCardi B and Offset appear to be calling it quits.
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Crystal Hefner Says Her Marriage With Hugh Hefner Wasn’t About Sex: ‘That Wasn’t All That Important’ (EXCLUSIVE)

Crystal Hefner is an open book.


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Miguel Gets Marriage License With High School Sweetheart Nazanin Mandi

Miguel will soon be sky walking down the aisle … because we’ve learned the “Sky Walker” singer just got a marriage license.  Sources confirmed to TMZ … Miguel and his high school sweetheart, model Nazanin Mandi, went to a Los Angeles…

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With ‘my wife,’ Justin Bieber confirms marriage to Hailey Baldwin

The Arizona-born model has also changed her name on Instagram to Hailey Bieber. Rough cut (no reporter narration).


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Sarah Ferguson Opens Up About Her Marriage and Happiest Moments From Princess Eugenie’s Wedding

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Meghan King Edmonds Takes First Kids-Free Vacation in 2 Years: ”Our Marriage Needs It”

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Unmentionable: The Victorian Lady’s Guide to Sex, Marriage, and Manners (Unabridged) – Therese Oneill

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Unmentionable: The Victorian Lady’s Guide to Sex, Marriage, and Manners (Unabridged)

Therese Oneill

Genre: Comedy

Price: $ 20.95

Publish Date: October 25, 2016

© ℗ © 2016 Hachette Audio

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Justin Bieber & Hailey Baldwin Want God To Make Their Marriage Official

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Justin Bieber, Hailey Baldwin Lawyer Up for Prenup Before Marriage

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Single Dad’s Virgin: A Fake Marriage Romance (Unabridged) – Penelope Bloom

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Single Dad’s Virgin: A Fake Marriage Romance (Unabridged)

Penelope Bloom

Genre: Romance

Price: $ 14.95

Publish Date: July 31, 2018

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Faith Evans and Stevie J Say Marriage is Real Deal, Already Talking Babies

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Faith Evans’ Marriage License Makes No Mention of Marriage to Notorious B.I.G.

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Raven Gates Says She & ‘Bachelor In Paradise’ Beau Adam Gottschalk Talk Marriage ‘All The Time’

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Justin Bieber Asked Stephen Baldwin for Hailey’s Hand in Marriage

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Kelly Ripa & Mark Consuelos Celebrate 22 Years Of Marriage With Sweet & Sexy Tributes To Each Other

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Kelis Accuses Nas of Physical and Mental Abuse, Details Their Violent Marriage

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Young And Pregnant Poll: Are Ashley And Bar Ready For Marriage?

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Brooke Burke-Charvet Files For Divorce From Husband David Charvet After Nearly 7 Years Of Marriage

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Ryan Reynolds Comments On Marriage Trouble Rumors Like Only He Can

“I wish.”
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Logic Pulled Plug on Marriage, Has Prenup with Estranged Wife

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Logic & Wife Jessica Andrea Split After Two Years Of Marriage (Report)

Rapper Logic and his wife, singer Jessica Andrea, have reportedly called it quits.


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Logic And Jessica Andrea Have Reportedly Split After Two Years Of Marriage

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Donald Trump Jr.’s Wife Vanessa Trump Files For Divorce After 12 Years Of Marriage

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Jay-Z Says He Fought for Marriage to Beyoncé to ”Break the Cycle”

Jay-Z, BeyonceThey’ve had their ups, their downs and their infidelities, but Beyoncé and Jay-Z are still crazy in love, and there’s a reason for that–they fought for it…
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Gwyneth Paltrow to give marriage a second shot

Hollywood actress Gwyneth Paltrow has announced via her lifestyle magazine Goop that she’s engaged to marry writer-producer Brad Falchuk. Rollo Ross reports.


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Sentence of Marriage (Promises to Keep: Book 1) – Shayne Parkinson

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Sentence of Marriage (Promises to Keep: Book 1)

Promises To Keep, no. 1

Shayne Parkinson

Genre: Historical

Publish Date: March 8, 2009

Publisher: Shayne Parkinson

Seller: Smashwords


“I won’t have her forced,” Jack said. “Let her decide for herself.” Amy knew her father meant it. She could say no if she wanted. But this marriage would make everything all right. They could put all the trouble she had caused behind them. Everyone would be happy again. Everyone except her. “Sentence of Marriage” is the first book in the three-volume “Promises to Keep”. In nineteenth century New Zealand, there are few choices for a farm girl like Amy. Her life seems mapped out for her by the time she is twelve. Amy dreams of an exciting life in the world beyond her narrow boundaries. But it is the two people who come to the farm from outside the valley who change her life forever, and Amy learns the high cost of making the wrong choice. "One of the best historical novels I’ve had the pleasure to read in years." – WorkingGirl Reviews. "The story was captivating, the characters real, the dialogue crisp. I admit to having cried and laughed and even having wanted to murder a character and beat another one within an inch of his life — which is simply a testament to how well written these books are." – AmericanEditor.

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Danladi Was An Unrepentant Proponent Of The Idea Of Living Together Before Marriage

Several years past, then I got wind my friend Danladi was in Taiwan. I tried to locate him and find out whether he had re-discovered the meaning of true love and refashioned his old ideas about love and romance.
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The Marriage of Heaven and Hell – William Blake

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The Marriage of Heaven and Hell

William Blake

Genre: Art & Architecture

Publish Date: September 3, 2014

Publisher: Public Domain

Seller: Public Domain


This book is a series of texts written in imitation of biblical prophecy but expressing Blake's own intensely personal Romantic and revolutionary beliefs. It was published as printed sheets from etched plates containing prose, poetry and illustrations. It is written in prose, except for the opening Argument and the Song of Liberty. The book describes the poet's visit to Hell. It also tells that good and evil are different kinds of energies, and both are needed to keep the world going.

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Dave Barry’s Guide to Marriage and/or Sex (Abridged Nonfiction) – Dave Barry

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Dave Barry’s Guide to Marriage and/or Sex (Abridged Nonfiction)

Dave Barry

Genre: Comedy

Price: $ 6.95

Publish Date: February 16, 2000

© ℗ © 2000 Macmillan Audio

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Chris Hemsworth Reveals His Film Schedule Put A Strain On His Marriage to Elsa Pataky

December marks Chris Hemsworth and
Elsa Pataky’s seventh wedding anniversary, but it wasn’t easy to get this far!


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What Will Romance and Marriage Look Like in 100 Years?

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Luann D’Agostino Divorcing Husband Tom After Seven Months Of Marriage

It’s about Tom.
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The Marriage Whisperer

As a practicing clinical psychologist, I have found that the best outcomes occur when the therapist and client are a “good fit.” That is part of the reason I employ a diverse staff of associates: to maximize the chance of a client finding a good fit. I recently spoke with two women who shared the same goal of getting married, but had very different circumstances and sets of obstacles to overcome.
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‘The Marriage of Kim K’: Theater Review


Kim Kardashian’s love life gets operatic treatment in the new British stage musical ‘The Marriage of Kim K,’ which is heading for London and the Edinburgh Fringe Festival.

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Andy Cohen Grills Real Housewives of New York City’s Luann D’Agostino About Her Marriage

Luann de Lesseps, Tom D'AgostinoAndy Cohen is on a mission to find out what’s going on with Luann D’Agostino and Tom D’Agostino.
During Wednesday night’s all new Watch What Happens Live, the host…


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Dave Barry’s Guide to Marriage and/or Sex (Abridged Nonfiction) – Dave Barry

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Dave Barry’s Guide to Marriage and/or Sex (Abridged Nonfiction)

Dave Barry

Genre: Comedy

Price: $ 5.95

Publish Date: January 1, 1987

© ℗ © 1987 Macmillan Audio

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Should Christian Couples Be Kissing Before Marriage?

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Josh Duhamel’s Secret To A Happy Marriage

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‘True Life’ Update: Did Mike Finally Adjust To Life (And Marriage) In Japan?

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A Merger by Marriage (Unabridged) – Cat Schield

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A Merger by Marriage (Unabridged)

Cat Schield

Genre: Romance

Price: $ 17.95

Publish Date: September 8, 2015

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Good and Bad Surprises You Can Expect in the First Year of Marriage

Everyone tells you that things will change in your first year of marriage, but every couple's experience is a little bit different. That first year will be full of surprises—some good, some bad—and once…


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Watch Caitlyn Jenner open up about same-sex marriage, future love on ‘Ellen’

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American Voices: County Clerk Who Withheld Marriage Licenses Jailed

Kentucky county clerk Kim Davis has been sent to jail following her continued refusal to issue marriage licenses for gay couples due to her religious beliefs. What do you think?




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Sarah Michelle Gellar And Freddie Prinze, Jr. Are Giving Us Marriage Goals

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‘Teen Mom’ Marriage: Catelynn Lowell And Tyler Baltierra Are Mr. And Mrs.

Catelynn Lowell and Tyler Baltierra from “Teen Mom OG” are married!
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Gabrielle Union Celebrates a Year of Marriage With Never-Before-Seen Wedding Photos

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Marriage 2.0

Marriage 2.0

Wander the Internet or your neighborhood and it's clear: throughout our culture, much of what was true 20 years ago is not necessarily the case now.

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The Marriage Diaries (Volumes 1-4) – Erika Wilde

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The Marriage Diaries (Volumes 1-4)

Erika Wilde

Genre: Erotic Romance

Publish Date: September 9, 2013

Publisher: Janelle Denison, Inc.

Seller: Janelle Denison, Inc..


Erika Wilde turns up the heat in THE MARRIAGE DIARIES, an erotic series about a married couple who take intimacy and passion to the extreme. WARNING: Contains explicit sexual content and is recommended for mature readers who enjoy erotic situations, as well as graphic language and imagery. THE MARRIAGE DIARIES Set Includes: The Awakening (Volume #1) The Seduction (Volume #2) The Taking (Volume #3) The Temptation (Volume #4)

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The Marriage of Heaven and Hell – William Blake

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The Marriage of Heaven and Hell

William Blake

Genre: Art & Architecture

Publish Date: September 3, 2014

Publisher: Public Domain

Seller: Public Domain


This book is a series of texts written in imitation of biblical prophecy but expressing Blake's own intensely personal Romantic and revolutionary beliefs. It was published as printed sheets from etched plates containing prose, poetry and illustrations. It is written in prose, except for the opening Argument and the Song of Liberty. The book describes the poet's visit to Hell. It also tells that good and evil are different kinds of energies, and both are needed to keep the world going.

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The Marriage Bargain – Sandra Edwards

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The Marriage Bargain

Sandra Edwards

Genre: Contemporary

Publish Date: March 11, 2012

Publisher: SE Press

Seller: Sandra Edwards (books)


In book one of Billionaire Games, Julian de Laurent needs a wife. Camille Chandler needs a job after he inadvertently gets her fired. If she agrees, he'll pay her five million to marry him for six months. It's just a business deal, but neither could have foreseen what happens next, especially Camille, when she learns he's capable of stealing her heart. Also available in the New York Times & USA Today Bestseller Billionaire Games Boxed Set. Sign up for Sandra's NEW RELEASE ALERT at bit.ly/1k31XDr

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Why ‘talking about marriage’ should not be a relationship taboo

Relationship experts Matthew Hussey and Francesca Hogi answer viewer’s questions about love and dating and share their thoughts on whether or not to combine bank accounts with your spouse and when they think a couple should “talk about marriage.”


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Marriage

My friend was about to be married when her future mother-in-law met my friend’s seven-year-old niece for the first time. She asked her how she was
going to participate in the wedding.

“I’m going to be the flower girl,” she said excitedly, “my brother’s going to be the ring bearer, Dad’s going to be the emcee, and Mom said she’s
going to be broke.”

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Sentence of Marriage (Promises to Keep: Book 1) – Shayne Parkinson

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Sentence of Marriage (Promises to Keep: Book 1)

Promises To Keep, no. 1

Shayne Parkinson

Genre: Historical

Publish Date: March 8, 2009

Publisher: Shayne Parkinson

Seller: Smashwords


“I won’t have her forced,” Jack said. “Let her decide for herself.” Amy knew her father meant it. She could say no if she wanted. But this marriage would make everything all right. They could put all the trouble she had caused behind them. Everyone would be happy again. Everyone except her. “Sentence of Marriage” is the first book in the three-volume “Promises to Keep”. In nineteenth century New Zealand, there are few choices for a farm girl like Amy. Her life seems mapped out for her by the time she is twelve. Amy dreams of an exciting life in the world beyond her narrow boundaries. But it is the two people who come to the farm from outside the valley who change her life forever, and Amy learns the high cost of making the wrong choice. "One of the best historical novels I’ve had the pleasure to read in years." – WorkingGirl Reviews. "The story was captivating, the characters real, the dialogue crisp. I admit to having cried and laughed and even having wanted to murder a character and beat another one within an inch of his life — which is simply a testament to how well written these books are." – AmericanEditor.

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Fox Plans Movie About Same-Sex Marriage Case Plaintiff


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Watch Kacey Musgraves Sing ‘Follow Your Arrow’ To Celebrate Marriage Equality

Kacey Musgraves performed her 2013 anthem for acceptance and equality, “Follow Your Arrow,” to celebrate the legalization of gay marriage.
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Mariah and the Billionaire — We’re Already Talking Marriage!!! (PHOTOS)

Mariah Carey doesn’t waste time … just days after she hopped on a yacht with new billionaire BF James Packer, they’re already talking marriage.  Our Mariah sources say it’s insane … they’ve been “dating” for just a matter of days, but he’s…

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Marriage by Mistake – Alyssa Kress

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Marriage by Mistake

Alyssa Kress

Genre: Romance

Publish Date: November 28, 2011

Publisher: Alyssa Kress

Seller: Smashwords


He woke up to discover two days of his life completely gone. Workaholic Boston blueblood Dean has made it his life's goal to be the opposite of his irresponsible, womanizing father. But Dean discovers that while in a hypnotic trance he'd acted exactly like his father, travelling to Las Vegas where he'd wooed and wed some sexy, airhead dancer. Now, Kelly may be sexy, but she's no airhead. She knows the cold and puritanical man who claims to be her husband is not the man she'd married. But she suspects the warm and tender man she does love is buried somewhere deep inside. And she's determined to find him…

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Brittney Griner Files for Annulment Of Marriage To Pregnant Wife

Brittney Griner‘s marriage to Glory Johnson is over before it even really started. The WNBA star has filed for an annulment, and that’s only the tip of the struggle.

Reports TMZ Sports:

Griner and Johnson tied the knot on May 8th in a small ceremony in Arizona … just weeks after they were both arrested in a domestic violence incident at their home. 

The move is especially shocking considering Johnson just announced she’s pregnant

Johnson and Griner have been together for a while — and even appeared on an episode of “Say Yes to the Dress: Atlanta” together back in January. 

Even more shocking is that Johnson claims she was “blindsided” by Griner’s move.

In the court docs, Griner noted that she had no connection with the baby, which makes it seem that she wasn’t in the loop with the whole let’s get pregnant, have a kid and a raise family together part of the deal.

Both Griner and Johnson have been suspended by the WNBA for seven games due to their fisticuffs.

The struggle is real.

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You’re Not Doing It Right: Tales of Marriage, Sex, Death, And Other Humiliations (Unabridged) – Michael Ian Black

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You’re Not Doing It Right: Tales of Marriage, Sex, Death, And Other Humiliations (Unabridged)

Michael Ian Black

Genre: Comedy

Price: $ 20.95

Publish Date: February 28, 2012

© ℗ © 2012 Random House Audio

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Jermaine Jackson — If Paris Is In Love … I’m Down with Marriage!!! (VIDEO)

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This Is Why Amber Was (Blissfully) Surprised By Matt’s Marriage Proposal

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How Much Romance Does a Marriage Need? | The Oprah Winfrey Show | OWN

(Original airdate: March 27, 2001)

Marriage is complicated. If you enter it thinking that it will be nothing but rose petals and long walks on the beach, then you are bound to be sorely disappointed. However, some romance is necessary for a successful relationship. Watch as Dr. Phil explains to a seemingly clueless husband what he must do if he wants to hold on to his wife.

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Sarah and Ed have been married for 20 years, but distrust and dysfunction have taken over their lives. See why here. Ed, who admits he’s had emotional affairs with other women but insists the relationships never became physical, has been to rehab for sex addiction — but his wife still struggles to trust him.

Dr. Phil tells Ed, “If this is a life sentence, you ought to run … If there’s nothing you could ever do to vindicate yourself, then you ought to run.”

When Ed says he won’t leave his wife and children, Dr. Phil advises, “Then you need to man up and plug in … Look your wife in the eye and say, ‘What can I do today to make your life better? I ran this off in a ditch. I’m going to do what it takes to get it back on the road.'”

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10 Lessons I’ve Learned About Marriage From Divorce

Unfortunately, I know a thing or two about divorce. My parents divorced when I was in my twenties, and my first marriage ended in divorce after 13 years. Even my closest friends all have parents who are divorced.

So when my marriage ended, I thought that having a successful marriage wasn’t in the cards for me. But as luck would have it, I ended up meeting and marrying a man who is not just an amazing person, but a top-notch husband. My second marriage has been my version of Happily Ever After.

What I’ve learned from my experiences of divorce and remarriage, and from observing other couples, is that every couple has the ability to have a successful marriage. Marital success has nothing to do with education, economics or social status. In fact, if ever there was an even playing field, it is in this area.

Having a successful marriage is all about the choices we make every minute of every day. Marriages fail when spouses make poor choices as to how they are going to treat each other. It isn’t more complicated than that. So here are some of my insights about marriage (some learned the hard way) and how you can make good choices and have your own happily ever after…

Lesson #1: Remember that it isn’t your job to make your spouse happy. Your job is to help create an environment in which your spouse can be happy. That means get your act together and be a dependable partner. That means don’t create unnecessary stress or conflict in your marriage. That means genuinely love and encourage your spouse. After that, whether or not they are happy is up to them.

Lesson #2: It helps immensely if you and your spouse have a spiritual practice. Your choice of religion doesn’t really matter. Simply following any spiritual teaching that reinforces the importance of love, compassion and forgiveness, will inspire both of you to treat each other far better than you would otherwise.

Lesson #3: If you are married, that fact should be part of your public persona. Wear your wedding ring. Talk about your spouse in glowing terms to your colleagues and friends. Being married should be part of who you are.

Lesson #4: You can always find someone smarter, more attractive or more successful than your spouse. Remember: your spouse can do the same. “Affair proof” your marriage by telling your spouse regularly how highly you think of them. A daily dose of positive reinforcement goes a long way.

Lesson #5: Frequent physical intimacy is necessary for a happy marriage. Don’t make it complicated. You don’t need outfits, pornography, role playing, threesomes, spouse swapping, BDSM or anything else. You only need to give your spouse your undivided attention, caring and acceptance. It requires nothing more and nothing less.

Lesson #6: If your daily communications with your spouse are limited to the Costco list and your children’s soccer practice schedules, then you both are going to be looking elsewhere for a romantic charge. Flirt with your spouse, not your co-workers or the Starbucks barista.

Lesson #7: Dating does not end on your wedding day. When you go out with your spouse, act like it is your first date. Put on a great outfit, hold hands and make interesting conversation. Don’t save your best self for others. Give your best self to your spouse.

Lesson #8: If you are married, you have an obligation to take care of your appearance. You are the person who is most closely associated with your spouse, and you shouldn’t be an embarrassment to them. You don’t have to look like Kate Upton or Will Smith. You just have to look your best.

Lesson #9: There is no glory in remaining in a bad marriage. No one is going to give you a gold sticker or saint you. Worse yet, your kids ultimately may not thank you for it. So choose how and with whom you spend your time on this earth wisely.

Lesson #10: People stay in marriages for many reasons. For their children. For money. For convenience. For ambition, political or otherwise. But you will find no greater joy than being married solely for love.

Over the years, I’ve learned that marriage is not for the faint of heart. It requires a level of maturity and selflessness that most people don’t possess when they first say, “I do.” However, if you are patient and work hard at it, the rewards of a happy marriage are immeasurable.
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Should You Change Your Name After Marriage? The Woman’s Surname Quandary

Is it necessary for me to have a last name? Why can’t I act like a rockstar too, and just be called by my first name — Nell?

I was born Nell Kathleen McCarthy. I hated my first name growing up. No one was named Nell, except cows and Nellie Olson from Little House on the Prairie.

It was hard to be cute in high school and college with an old-fashioned name like Nell. But after college, it worked on a blue-eyed wonder, with a soft smile and a mind full of romantic ideas.

I married him, eight months later. I was just 26.  

After much polling of other newly married friends, I nodded to tradition and changed my name, sort of. I decided to drop Kathleen, a middle name I loved, and replace it with McCarthy, and take his last name, Gibbon. I officially became Nell McCarthy Gibbon.

This logical and common choice never worked out well for me. People were always hyphenating it to Nell McCarthy-Gibbon. When it happened in the maternity ward, after my first son was born, I knew I needed to fix it… again.

So, one afternoon with a toddler in tow, I went back to the Social Security office and changed my name a second time. I thought, without question, for the last time. I picked Nell Kathleen Gibbon. I let go of my Irish surname and went from under my father’s wing to my husband’s out-stretched hand. I was building a new family, right?

But something gnawed at me, as I signed the paperwork while my son drew on himself with a pen stolen from my purse. I was pushing something I wanted down, deep inside, into that place where so many things women want get pushed and left to die. Writer Elizabeth Gilbert likens this to a New England cemetery in our souls.
  
The historical weight of the choice wasn’t lost on me. 

I had succumbed to a naming tradition called Coverture which dates back to medieval England, that effectively enslaved women for thousands of years. And I did so, despite all the feminist history I studied in college and graduate school (I knew that in several U.S. states up until the 1970s, married women weren’t allowed to open up their own bank accounts or apply for loans).   
Interestingly, a feme sole, a single woman, had legal rights in medieval England, but upon marriage, a woman became a feme covert. A feme covert had no rights to legal property as she was theoretically her husband’s property, “covered” by him; made invisible under the eyes of the law. So once a woman signed away her surname, she signed away her human rights as well.

Giving up my name felt akin to giving up a room of my own, something Virginia Woolf had taught me not to do. But my sense of tradition and my need to please turned on Virginia Woolf that day. I walked out as Nell Kathleen Gibbon.

And I lived that way, under my husband’s family name, until a year ago. After 12 years of marriage, and two more children, my husband and I separated and filed for divorce. 

I was shocked when my lawyer, very early on in the divorce process asked, “What do you want your last name to be?” Of all the things I was dealing with in the divorce, my last name was the last thing on the list. “Keep it Gibbon,” I replied. “I’ll figure it out later.”
 
Later came on the day of my divorce. I retained the name Gibbon and laughed for the first time in a long time when the judge told me I wasn’t allowed to marry again for 90 days. “Who would do such a thing?” I asked. “You’d be surprised,” the judge replied. 

Little did I know, just weeks later, at a candlelit restaurant that smelled like Christmas, a distinguished and handsome man would introduce himself to me: “I’m Drew Hall.” I was knocked off balance and instantly thought, ‘Could I possibly, no never, fall in love again?’

Fast forward a year. I’m happily engaged and even more confused about ‘the problem’ that has become my last name. With no immediate plans to marry, do I simply stay a Gibbon? I will admit, I’ve doodled the name Nell Hall on scraps of paper like a 16 year old girl, but can a woman change her name to her fiancé’s name without being married? What would be the social ramifications? And what if we don’t work out in the end?  

I’ve contemplated changing my name back to McCarthy, but to return to my maiden name would be a return to my childhood which feels like going backwards. I’m not doing that. I am moving forward in my new life now.

I’ve also contemplated choosing a last name as if I was picking out a new dress from the racks at Bloomingdales. I’ve joked at dinner parties, “I think I’ll just call myself Nell Smith.”

Inevitably, at those dinner parties someone will ask, “Don’t you want to have the same last name as your children?” That question always takes my breath away. Would it devalue me as their mother? 

In divorce, a woman has to give up so many things she never would have imagined. She has to give up, at least part of the time, the most unimaginable thing of all for a mother — her children.  So what’s giving up a name, on top of all that pain? If I clung to every part of my children in this divorce, I wouldn’t thrive. No, I wouldn’t survive. Divorce, for women, is about learning the art of letting go and the skill of reinvention.  

Madonna, Pink, McLovin and… me. The jury is still out on this girl — Nell.
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Puerto Rico Will No Longer Defend Gay Marriage Ban

SAN JUAN, March 20 (Reuters) – The Puerto Rican government will no longer defend a law that bans same-sex couples from marrying and does not recognize the validity of such marriages performed in other jurisdictions, the U.S. commonwealth’s attorney general announced on Friday.

The announcement coincided with the filing of a government brief before the 1st Circuit Court of Appeals in Boston, where the Puerto Rico law is being challenged.

The Caribbean island, which is a U.S. territory, said it would no longer defend Article 68 of its Civil Code which contains the same sex marriage rules.

“The decision recognizes that all human beings are equal before the law,” Justice Secretary César Miranda said. “We believe in an equal society in which everyone enjoys the same rights.”

The move paves the wave for the recognition of gay marriages in Puerto Rico, and was welcomed by gay singing star Ricky Martin, who is beloved in his native Puerto Rico.

“Today is a great day for my island,” Martin said in a Twitter message. “My heart is beating out of my chest. How proud I am to live in a country of equality.”

Gay marriage bans have been toppled in a growing number of states following a Supreme Court ruling two years ago that invalidated a federal law that restricted benefits to heterosexual couples.

Oral arguments are scheduled before the U.S. Supreme Court next month on the constitutionality of gay marriage bans in Ohio, Michigan, Kentucky and Tennessee.

Governor Alejandro Garcia Padilla, a Democrat who is a practicing Catholic, said in a statement that the spread of laws in several U.S. states had pointed to an “undeniable consensus that does not allow discriminatory distinctions as that contained in our Civil Code with respect to the rights of same sex couples.”

“Everyone knows my religious beliefs but political leaders should not impose their beliefs,” said Garcia Padilla, who has defended the traditional definition of marriage in the past.

The decision by Puerto Rico came on the last day that it had to answer arguments presented by five same sex couples and the group Puerto Rico Para Tod@s, who were appealing a decision by U.S. District Court Judge Juan Perez Gimenez last October that dismissed their lawsuit challenging the constitutionality of the Puerto Rico Civil Code. (Reporting by Reuters in San Juan; Editing by David Adams and Bill Trott)

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Signs You’re In An Unhappy Marriage – Signs You Should Get A Divorce

Making the decision to leave a loveless marriage is scary: There’s often a deep fear of being alone, not to mention the possibility of an unknown future. So many stick with mediocrity, settling for low-level pain and dissatisfaction instead. But it’s not your best bet:
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The Year-Long Open Marriage Experiment: What This Woman Learned Could Save Your Sex Life – Salon.com

Robin Rinaldi’s marriage was not a sexless one. “When I polled my married friends,” she writes, “I realized how exceptional was the fact that after sixteen years we still had regular sex once or twice a week — sex that lasted forty-five minutes and often ended in joyful tears.” Despite this exceptional sex life, though, she felt at the age of 44 that something was missing — maybe it was a lack of passion, maybe it was that she had slept with only a few men before marriage or maybe it was that her husband had squashed her hopes of having a child by getting a vasectomy. In her new book, “The Wild Oats Project: One Woman’s Midlife Quest for Passion at Any Cost,” she writes, ”I refuse to go to my grave with no children and only four lovers. If I can’t have one, I must have the other.”

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Laws to Stop Marriage Equality Grow Increasingly Weird

Texas is pushing a proposed law that would let the state overrule the Supreme Court. There’s just one problem: they can’t actually do that. Alabama judges have decided that they don’t have to obey federal courts either, except that in reality, they do. And Oklahoma politician wants to switch from marriage licenses to marriage certificates, which would accomplish … not very much.

Let’s start in Texas this week, where first time State Rep Molly White has introduced a bill that would require the state to ignore any Supreme Court ruling that legalized marriage.

Can she do that? Nope, that’s not how laws work. Or the Supreme Court. Or America in general. For better or for worse, Texas is still part of the United States, so Texas can’t just say “no thanks” when the Supreme Court tells them to do something. White’s only been in office for two months, so hopefully she’ll get the hang of it soon.

Over in Alabama, the state Supreme Court is experiencing similar confusion. They’ve ordered probate judges to ignore the federal ruling that they have to issue marriage licenses. So now it’s state law versus federal law, and nobody knows who will win. Just kidding! Federal law will win. That’s the basis of our entire legal system.

Then there’s South Carolina, where a couple of politicians want to amend the US Constitution to ban marriage equality. This has no chance of happening. But State Senator Larry Grooms says that it’s necessary for “the propagation of our species.” Contrary to what Grooms seems to think, reproduction does not, in fact, originate in the U.S. Constitution.

And in Oklahoma, State Rep Todd Ross has solved the marriage debate with a new bill that stops the state from issuing marriage licenses, and instead requires marriage certificates. And this is different because … well, it’s actually pretty much the same, it’s just slightly less paperwork. So, okay.

Finally this week a new national survey shows support for marriage soaring to 59 percent, with just 33 percent opposed. This means that the freedom to marry is slightly more popular than the Pope.
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Three Life Hacks That Will Save Your Marriage

You’ve been working really hard on your relationship. At least, it feels like hard work because it’s so draining and takes up so much time and energy. The bad news is you were probably working on trying to fix the wrong things. The good news is that no matter how bad it seems now, it’s not too late to use these life hacks to get back the relationship — the fulfilling one you set out to have when you first fell in love. That’s true even if you’re separated, there’s been an affair or the divorce is already started.

Of course, if the affairs are chronic, your partner is actively addicted to drugs, alcohol or gambling or you’re with a physical abuser, it is not worth saving your marriage because you’re not safe.

But, if none of that applies to your situation, here’s what you can do to restore the peace, passion and connection you once shared:

1. Duct Tape
Not only does it hold the universe together, duct tape can also keep your relationship together — if you put it over your mouth whenever you’re tempted to tell your spouse how to cut an onion, to eat more leafy greens or how to ask the boss for a raise. If your goal is connection and playfulness, consider trusting your partner to figure it out, even if he sometimes seems clueless.

You might be wondering, “What if I’m better at those things than she is?” or “What’s so bad about helping him improve by teaching him what I know?” The answer is right there in the question: Nobody wants to be improved. Trying to improve your partner creates distance and defensiveness.

You probably don’t feel all that good hearing yourself giving orders like the third-grade teacher who told her boyfriend to “Go sit down,” or “Put that away.” It’s not attractive or conducive to intimacy. Why should being efficient take precedence over faith and trust in your partner’s ability? You wouldn’t have picked him if you didn’t think he was capable to begin with.

If you’re anything like me, giving up trying to control your partner cold-turkey is like trying to stop thinking about elephants. It’s a hard habit to break, unless you start with these next two life-hacks. They will give you the reserves and the perspective you need to keep the duct tape on when you need it the most.

2. Naps
Think napping is only for babies? You’re more likely to act like a baby when you’re overtired, including overreacting to your partner’s loud phone conversation or the dishes left in the living room again. The world just doesn’t look right when you’re depleted, so when your spouse is getting on your very last nerve it could be — and often is — that your energy account is simply overdrawn.

Your level of tolerance is directly proportional to how much rest and relaxation you’ve had. Think your relationship problems are bigger than just sleep-deprivation? Go lie down for an hour and let’s find out. Sometimes the most important thing to do next is to rest.

When you’re well-rested and rejuvenated, you might appreciate that the loud phone conversation that had you gritting your teeth was him taking care of the health insurance so that you don’t have to, and that the dishes in the living room are there because he made his famous chili for everyone while you were out.

3. Coffee Klatches
Relying on just one person for all your social and emotional needs is just not a good set up. That’s why you need a knitting circle, poker buddies or a running club to save your marriage.

That’s because you need more than one person to meet your emotional needs. In my case, it takes two sisters, three friends and my husband to make me feel better on a bad day.

You also need friends, perhaps with coffee cups. You might explain to them how much better you are at cutting an onion than your partner, for example. They might remind you to take a nap.

You might also talk about how stressed you are at work, or challenged by your kid’s poor grades or your mom’s forgetfulness. Sure, you can tell your spouse these things, but why not tell more than one person? We humans need several other humans to bear witness to our experiences.

You social community can help uphold your marriage by doing some of the witnessing. You’ll feel nurtured instead of needy by the time you get home to your spouse, and that happy grin from all the knitting, poker, running and talking will not only make you more attractive, it will go a long way toward creating a good mood at home.

Sure, you still wish he’d clean up more, or she’d spend less or not indulge the kids so much. You’ll still be frustrated at times because your partner doesn’t listen, or doesn’t pay attention to you. But the more you use these three life hacks, the smaller those problems will seem. The more emotionally safe, well-rested and supported you are, the happier your marriage will be. And unlike your partner’s behavior, all of these hacks are well within your control.

For more unusually effective life-hacks for saving your marriage, and to find out how good your Intimacy Skills are, take the free quiz here.
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Alabama Goes Rogue on Marriage

The Alabama Supreme Court just went rogue on marriage, and that has George Takei pretty annoyed. Hundreds of Republicans just asked the U.S. Supreme Court to enact full federal equality. And the National Organization for Marriage’s losing streak continues with yet another slapdown in court.

Well, it seemed like marriage was safe in Alabama, but the state Supreme Court still had a one weird trick up its sleeve. Even though a federal court ordered marriage to begin, the Alabama Supreme Court has now ordered it to stop. The state justices claim that their interpretation of federal law trumps a federal judge’s.

Can they do that? Not really, no. This breaks all kinds of rules about jurisdiction and authority. The legal term for this is … well, there isn’t one, because it really isn’t a thing that’s done. It’s basically the state giving the finger to the country. Which is why George Takei has flipped it around by encouraging folks to show the state their wedding finger.

What happens next? Lawyers rack up a ton of hours filing motions, and and maybe marriage can start back up again sometime soon. Or we might just have to wait until the U.S. Supreme Court resolves things once and for all.

Speaking of the Supreme Court, last week was the deadline for amicus briefs in the marriage cases. Almost 400 companies submitted briefs in favor of marriage equality, including Coke, Delta, Apple, Nike, Amazon, GE, and many many more. Also of note: a pro-equality brief from over 300 Republicans. That includes several current and past senators, governors, mayors, White House officials, and even a Koch brother. This is more than double the number of Republicans who signed a similar brief for the DOMA case in 2013.

The Supreme Court won’t rule on marriage until sometime after oral argument on April 28. But they did just deliver some more bad news to the National Organization for Marriage. For years, NOM has been fighting to keep their donor identities secret, and last week the Supreme Court denied their request for a hearing, which puts an end to the case once and for all. It is weird that NOM stalled for this long, since the donor names have been available through the state since 2008. Essentially NOM just spent seven years and a ton of money on a fight that they lost a long time ago.
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The Two Biggest Problems in the United States are Food and Marriage

Here’s the problem with food:

Broccoli is food.

Cake is food.

Those two things are not the same. Broccoli is good for your body and cake is not. When you have two items that are almost opposites, they probably should not have the same name. Would it make sense to have only one word to cover both criminal and victim?

I know you hate big government, so imagine what follows as a thought experiment. Imagine the government passes a law to label all edibles as one of these two categories:

1. Food, or
2. Entertainment (cake, french fries, junk food, candy)

As a parent, it is hard to tell a kid to avoid unhealthy food. My hypothesis is that it would be far easier for both kids and adults to avoid edibles labeled “entertainment.” This idea is inspired by my hypnosis background and my hobbyist understanding of persuasion and psychology.

In the short term, the day after you change the names of things, nothing much would be different. But over time, the different labels would sink into people’s minds and become a substitute for rational thought. In twenty years the idea of turning to “entertainment” because you are hungry will feel silly.

This sort of label change would destroy the fast-food and traditional supermarket industry in about five years. Today a busy parent will take a kid to McDonald’s because it feels as if the convenience outweighs the cost. But I guarantee that if the sign on the door said “entertainment” instead of some suggestion of “food,” every parent in my neighborhood would feel shamed to be seen there. The peer pressure would be overwhelming. If you doubt that, try telling your neighbor you aren’t into recycling and watch the look of horror on his face as he judges you.

Humans are not rational creatures. Words rewire our brains and turn us into different creatures. Normally we have some control over which words are influencing us, and that is a good thing. At the moment, we are being victimized by the word “food.” Realistically, we won’t be able do an exorcism on that word and remove the “entertainment” part because the food industry uses Congress as finger-puppets. That’s why this is just a thought experiment.

But if it could happen….Imagine a world in which most people are eating healthy food. Suddenly everyone looks better to each other, so our social lives and our sex lives are enlivened. Our health expenses drop, and the quality of our lives zooms. I can tell you from experience that when I evolved from a bad diet to a good one, nearly every part of my life improved. And the difference is huge. My body at age 57 is far superior to my body in my twenties primarily because of an improved diet. And I thought I was in good shape in my twenties. Diet isn’t a small thing in your life. It is the main thing, because it shapes your success in every other realm, from sex to business.

Now let’s talk about marriage.

Divorce is one of the most expensive, horrible, and wasteful things a person can experience. It is terrible for the kids, terrible for finances, good for lawyers, bad for employers, etc. Half of marriages end in divorce. And those people typically remarry and either divorce again or, all too often, live unhappily ever after. The entire process is insanely inefficient. 

Unfortunately, in 2015, marriage is probably the best system we have for raising kids. But as a thought experiment, imagine that the government removes all laws favoring marriage. You get no tax breaks, no nothing. And instead the government encourages people to set up alternative social systems that solve the problems of divorce.

How do you solve the divorce problem? Ask any economist. It is quite easy. I’ll give you a solution in one word: diversification.

In marriage, if something bad happens to one person, or one person becomes a jerk, the system breaks. Any engineer will tell you that is a poorly designed system. But if, for example, you had a small tribe of people cooperating for mutual interest, a bad day for one of them wouldn’t be a death blow for the tribe. If your love interest hates you today, you have three others on call. If you get sick and need childcare, there are ten people ready to help.

Don’t have time to exercise because of driving kids around? That’s no problem if your tribe has some designated after-school drivers. Is it hard to buy and prepare healthy food? No problem if some members of your tribe are great cooks and like cooking in bulk.

I won’t design a full alternative to marriage here because people are different and one solution does not fit all. The main idea is that marriage is perhaps the biggest economic problem in the country that isn’t food-related. Marriage made sense in old-timey days. But with the help of the Internet it would make more sense for people to organize around what works instead of what we know does not.

You will be tempted to point out in the comments that hippy communes didn’t catch on. I’m not talking about poorly-engineered hippy communes. That’s like comparing a Model-T to a Tesla. I think that with some creative thinking, and maybe some experimenting, society could develop modern alternatives to marriage that remove the divorce problem.

I hear whispers that these sorts of arrangements are already happening, but because non-monogamy is shamed, you don’t hear much about it. Marriage will go away eventually, as all bad systems do. Single people recently became the majority in this country. Can we speed it up?

Scott

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This Is What a (Marriage Equality) Movement Looks Like

A little over a week ago, same-sex couples from Michigan, Ohio, Tennessee, and Kentucky filed briefs with the U.S. Supreme Court seeking the freedom to marry nationally. Just last Friday, hundreds of Fortune 500 corporations, faith leaders, Republican and Democratic officials, civil rights organizations, law professors, and the Obama Administration filed supporting amicus briefs. And the Supreme Court finally set oral arguments for April 28. For thousands of same-sex couples across the country, the day when their families might be fully protected and their love equally recognized seems closer than ever.

Arriving at this moment was neither an inevitability nor the work product of a few heroic individuals. Rather, it’s the culmination of a movement’s work over decades – careful strategy; individual story-telling; grassroots organizing; setbacks and recovery from setbacks; litigation, legislation, and ballot questions – involving all kinds of people and organizations putting in blood, sweat, and tears.

It’s notable, for example, that like most of the cases currently before the Supreme Court, the first significant marriage equality case was brought back in the early 1990s by a private attorney in Hawaii, Dan Foley, on behalf of Nina Baehr and Genora Dancel. While their initial victory in the courts was eventually overturned by constitutional amendment, their lawsuit catapulted the marriage equality movement to the national stage and, with the help of movement leader Evan Wolfson, kicked off a broader conversation about the injustices and harms of excluding same-sex couples from marriage.

Twenty years later, after a narrowly averted car accident, April DeBoer and Jayne Rowse of Michigan, visited their attorney Dana Nessel to ensure that both of them would be recognized as the legal parents of their four children. They were shocked to learn that without the ability to marry, they could not jointly adopt and ensure the security of their family. For April and Jayne, their journey to the doors of the Supreme Court has been guided both by their own moral compass and their parental instinct to protect their children.

And certainly, “the movement” writ large has come together in this moment. All four major LGBT legal organizations that have worked long and hard to get us to where we are today are co-counsel in the cases before the high court. GLAD’s Mary Bonauto, who won the first marriage case in the country in Massachusetts in 2003, is co-counsel in Michigan with Dana and a team of talented private attorneys, including Carole Stanyar, Kenneth Mogill of Mogill, Posner & Cohen, and Wayne State University Law Professor Robert Sedler. Lambda Legal, which won the first unanimous judicial victory in Iowa and later helped secure marriage throughout the 9th Circuit, is co-counsel in Ohio. NCLR, which won a game changing legal victory in California, helping reverse a string of judicial losses in the mid-2000s, is now co-counsel in Tennessee. Finally, the ACLU, whose landmark Windsor victory at the Supreme Court overturning DOMA last year set off the avalanche of federal judicial victories on marriage in the last year, is co-counsel in Kentucky and Ohio.

It’s also significant that the Supreme Court cases originated in states from the heartland and the south, thanks to the movement’s state-by-state strategy that began with Massachusetts and grew to 37 states just last month with Alabama. This strategy has succeeded through a mixture of judicial, legislative, and electoral wins. Statewide equality groups, as well as national organizations like Freedom to Marry, the Equality Federation, the National LGBTQ Task Force, and HRC, knew that to win nationally at the Supreme Court, we needed as many states as possible in the pro-equality column, and we needed to win those states by every means possible. And did. As a result, there are now only 13 states, all in the most conservative areas of our country, left that discriminate against same-sex couples in marriage.

This is what a movement looks like. Ordinary people exercising their ordinary rights with extraordinary courage. Private attorneys sacrificing their time and livelihoods for a just cause. Movement organizations planning a strategy of incremental progress to be included within one of society’s most cherished institutions. And the transformative power of LGBT people and families sharing their lives with their neighbors, friend, coworkers, and family. None of this profound change was inevitable; instead, every piece had to come together, along with a bit of luck and a lot of hard work, in order to climb to where we are today.

But this cannot be all that our movement looks like. Even as we reach the top of this mountain, if we fail to see the mountains beyond, then all we will be left with is a steep climb down. Even if same-sex couples begin marrying across the country in June, those same couples still face discrimination in their everyday lives, especially as our opponents seek to expand religious exemptions to undermine anti-discrimination protections. Even as same-sex couples gain greater acceptance within society, the same is not true for all in our community, including youth, elders, people of color, transgender individuals, and HIV-positive individuals.

The real test of a movement is whether it has the vision to imagine an even more just society for everyone, and the tenacity to get it done.

The marriage equality movement has given us the tools to tackle these new challenges. We have built shared values of love, respect and family that we can now use to fuel society’s greater understanding of all LGBTQ individuals, in all aspects of our lives. We have learned how to use personal stories to teach about the realities of our lives in a way that highlights our common humanity as opposed to our differences. And we understand the power of everyday actions by ordinary people – every person who has ever come out to a family member, placed a photo of their partner on their desk at work, or shared a story about their transgender child.

We may not know exactly what the movement will look like going forward, but the many faces of our ever diverse LGBTQ community is not a bad place to start.
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How A Marriage Fell Apart After 19 Years Together And Six Kids (VIDEO)

After 19 years as a couple and six kids together, George describes his wife Rachel, from whom he’s been separated for three months, as “a wife from hell.” He claims she has cheated multiple times, has a temper, and says they fight often, especially over money and the kids. “When Rachel’s boyfriend calls, she jumps. I have told Rachel that she is putting her kids in jeopardy for trying to pursue this guy,” says George. “Rachel to this day denies anything. She puts the kids second to her love life … The cheating, the lying, the backstabbing. With a wife like her, who needs an enemy?”

But Rachel tells a very different story, claiming that George is using her as a scapegoat when he’s the problem. “My current relationship with George is every time we see each other, it ends up in a fight,” she says. “George is lazy, he never lifted a finger around the house and the rest of the time he was gone working. George was only there for two out of the six births of our children. It still affects me. He missed an important part of our life together and you can’t get that back. I resent George for not being around.” She admits to having had one affair, as opposed to the numerous affairs George suspects, and claims it only happened after he cheated on her. “Recently, I noticed George emotionally distant from me. He was cold and abrasive,” she says. “I found out that George has a girlfriend. It hurts. Things weren’t great between us, but I didn’t even imagine this was going on.”

Watch the video above to hear more, and see what happens when Dr. Phil intervenes on Monday’s show. How has their fighting impacted the kids, and can they learn to co-parent peacefully? Watch more here.

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Is Social Media Killing Your Marriage?

Today I have a few questions for you: Are you in a relationship? When you are cozy on the sofa, watching your favorite TV show, where is your partner’s cellphone? Is it next to yours on the coffee table? Or does he keep it in his pocket, locked with a passcode and while it rings and beeps, throughout the evening and he checks it only when you get up to refresh the popcorn? Why does it matter? Continue reading and you’ll find out.

Social media is evolving at an alarming speed, with smartphones replacing simple cell phones, offering a whole new world of fast, direct and discreet communication options. Serving as multimedia datacenters, smartphones manage every kind of relationship. Social media applications lower inhibitions and barriers, making it simpler than ever to find contact nearly anyone. Why make a phone call when you can send private message with a picture or video to better engage the recipient?

Countless apps exist to exchange provocative pictures and messages, so that it is easier than ever to maintain multiple ‘virtual’ and real life relationships in secret. Emotional and physical affairs are now delivered on demand thanks to social media and technology. When talking with my clients the cellphone is often an important subject. Fascinated by the subject, I started to do a bit of research.

Facebook & Social Media
The website Facebookcheating.com is devoted to helping those struggling in their marriage due to an unfaithful partner’s use of Facebook. The site claims that Facebook is to blame for 1 in 3 divorces. But is this really accurate? According to a Boston University study Facebook is ‘a significant predictor of divorce rate and spousal troubles, in the United States’. “People who use social media are 32% more likely to leave their spouse”. The researchers added: “We believe being aware of this situation will empower Facebook users to better understand the implications of their activities and then allow them to make much more informed decisions.”

The Twitter effect & WhatsApp
Others are talking about the Twitter effect. A doctoral student at the University of Missouri School of Journalism, found that active Twitter users are far more likely to experience Twitter-related conflicts with their romantic partners. The research shows that these conflicts can lead to emotional and physical cheating, and even end in breakup and divorce. Outside the United States Gian Ettore Gassani president of the Italian Association of Matrimonial Lawyers, told the Times of London that ‘forty per cent of adulterous divorce cases in Italy cite WhatsApp messages as evidence of unfaithfulness. Mr Gassani added: “Social media has boosted betrayal in Italy by making it easier, first through texting, then Facebook, and now WhatsApp.”

Based on the research above and my own experience with thousands of distressed couples, I agree that social networking is linked to marital happiness cheating and divorce. Social media makes it much easier to have emotional and physical affairs. On the other hand times are changing and we live in a digital era where everything is accelerating continuously. Social media is increasingly a part of our daily lives and cutting off all use is not a realistic solution.

So how do we figure out what is a normal use of social media and what could spell danger for relationships?

If your partner consistently makes his cellphone invisible to you, locks his phone with a passcode or never uses it in your presence, he may have something to hide. The distractions and temptations presented by the digital world force us to work harder for healthy relationships. That is why it’s essential to insist on openness and clear communication, instead of succumbing to the fantasy on your smartphone.

There is hope. We know that a leading cause of a relationship break down is the lack of communication between spouses. As a result, many are distracted by social media in search of a third person to meet their emotional and mental needs, which ultimately leads to cheating. Mutual communication and listening are the essence of any good relationship; without them separation and divorce are inevitable.

Do we all become a victim of the ‘social media monster’?

Do not allow your relationship to become a victim of ‘the social media monster’. My advice is to invest time in your relationship. Communicate and share what’s on your mind, and even more importantly listen to your partner. The future of your relationship depends on it.

Email, tweets, likes, photos and comments can wait, especially since they are no substitution for actual human contact. And if you are just too easily distracted, there is always another option: put your phone on silent.
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Patrick Dempsey And His Wife Are Splitting After 15 Years Of Marriage

Patrick Dempsey and his wife, Jillian Fink, are getting divorced after 15 years of marriage.
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Nick Verreos Sees a Marriage Between Fashion Geeks and Computer Geeks

Former Project Runway contestant and designer Nick Verreos stopped by the Samsung Blogger Lounge to talk about the future of wearable technology. Essentially, there’s no excuse for not being fashionable.

He showed off a Swarovski crystal with a built-in device to track your heart rate and burned calories.

Says Verreos, “An actress could be wearing this on the red carpet, and know how many calories they worked up from one end of the carpet to the other.”

As a fashion designer, Verreos had some preconceptions about what CES attendees would be like, and was shocked to see “skinny jeans, hipster beards,” and other examples of metrosexual confidence. “You guys are stylin'” he said.
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Ludacris — Baby Mama Says Quickie Marriage is a Cheap Trick to Win Custody

Ludacris’ hastily arranged marriage is a cheap trick in his attempt to gain full custody of his daughter … so says a source close to his baby mama.We’re told Luda’s baby mama, Tamika Fuller, thinks Luda wants to show the judge in their custody…

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Jeremy Renner’s Wife Sonni Pacheco Files For Divorce After 10 Months Of Marriage

Jeremy Renner and his wife are headed for divorce after just 10 months of marriage.

TMZ was the first to report that Renner’s wife, Sonni Pacheco, filed for divorce earlier this month.

According to documents obtained by E! News, Renner and Pacheo separated on Nov. 29 after marrying in January. She cited irreconcilable differences as the reason for the divorce and wants Renner to “immediately return (her) stolen passport, birth certificate, social security card and be restrained from making further efforts to conceal same.”

She also wants their prenuptial agreement to be invalidated on the basis of “fraud” and is seeking physical custody of their 21-month-old daughter, Ava.

The 43-year-old wed the Canadian model and actress, who is 20 years his junior, in a secret ceremony. He confirmed their marriage in a September interview with Capitol File.

“I have tried to protect my family’s privacy, my wife’s privacy. I don’t need her to get hammered with my life,” he said at the time. “Privacy issues are important because I want her to go about her day without being bothered.”

A rep for Renner was not immediately available for further comment.
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Giada de Laurentiis — My Marriage Is Cooked

The timer has gone off on the marriage between TV chef Giada de Laurentiis and her fashion designer husband Todd Thompson.Giada — who’s been with Thompson since 2003 — announced their split with a flowery Facebook post that makes it sound…

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Solange Knowles — Nailed By Taxman Days After Marriage

While Beyonce shops for $ 70 million homes, her sister Solange is getting dogged by the taxman almost immediately after she got hitched.Solange needs to settle up with the State of California, which claims she owes more than $ 55,000 in taxes for 2010-12.…

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Chris Rock And Malaak Compton-Rock Split After 19 Years Of Marriage

Chris Rock and Malaak Compton-Rock are divorcing after 19 years of marriage. People reports that Rock’s lawyer Robert S. Cohen confirmed the news in a statement:

“Chris Rock has filed for divorce from his wife, Malaak, This is a personal matter and Chris requests privacy as he and Malaak work through this process and focus on their family,” Cohen said.

Malaak Compton-Rock also released a statement on Sunday confirming the split:

“After much contemplation and 19 years of marriage, Chris and I have decided to go our separate ways,” she wrote. “Being fortunate enough to lead a life of service by working with those most vulnerable makes me well aware of life’s blessings, even when faced with difficulties.”

Compton-Rock is the founder of two nonprofits, the Angel Rock project and styleWorks.

She continued, “While recognizing that this is a significant change, my children remain at the center of my life and their well-being is my top priority. It is in this spirit that I sincerely ask that their privacy and the privacy of our family be respected during this transition in our lives.”

The pair married in 1996 and have two daughters together: Lola, 12, and Zahra, 10.
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The Lawyer Who Brought Down DOMA Is Amazed by How Far Marriage Equality Has Come

Roberta Kaplan represented Edie Windsor in one of the biggest victories for LGBT rights.
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Brilliant Gym Ad Says What We’re All Thinking About Kimye’s Marriage

New York Sports Club released an ad Wednesday that even Don Draper would be proud of.

Following Kim Kardashian and Kanye West’s over-the-top Italian wedding, the NYC-based gym took out a full page ad in the New York Post that poked fun at Kardashian’s relationship history as a ploy to get people to work out.

It’s no surprise that the ad blew up on the Internet and was picked up and posted by every media outlet known to man. Bravo NYSC.

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