SECRET #9 – BE FRIENDS FIRST AND ALWAYS
Once you get married, the routine of life makes you forget how you were before you married. Do not let marriage take over your friendship. Be friends, share, confide, trust and depend upon each other.
Michelle Obama is attributed to saying:
Our marriage was first a friendship. It took off from there.
While the President said of his wife in his 2008 election victory speech:
And I would not be standing here tonight without the unyielding support of my best friend for the last 16 years …