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5 Tips For Successful Relationships
Kathy Thompson
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Title: “5 Tips For Successful Relationships”

– by Kathy Thompson


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“5 Tips For Successful Relationships!”

“Love conquers all, right?” Well—-it’s suppose to.

But most marriages will end in divorce. Most of their

problems are about the children, money, or in-laws.

When couples commit to a long relationship, there are

specific personality traits they should have in common.

1. Similiar physical texture (thick skinned/thin skinned)

2. Similiar emotional stability

3. Similiar degree of tolerance

4. Similiar intelligence/understanding of situations

5. Similar Interests

Without these five traits, the couple live on difference

planes, different worlds. They are inclined to drift


Couples grow by adjusting to their differences, but some

times, the amount of the difference may be too much.

Love provides the reason for being willing to adjust to

the other person’s difference from yours.

A frequent question is; “How do I know it’s real love?”

The answer may be that when you are enjoying something

special – ex: a movie, a sunset, flower, song, and you

long to have your partner to share it with. The

degree of longing will determine how much in love you are.

Growth in a relationship should come from; doing things

together, allowing things to happen, accepting them as

is, and changing what you can. It involves sharing and


Couples usually don’t mind working at their relationship

as long as they have a closeness to each other. They

don’t want divorce, they want understanding. Divorce is

usually a rebellion at not being able to get through to

each other. The couple are still in love, that’s why it

hurts so much to part.

There is a story of a couple who had been engaged for

seven years. The young lady didn’t have the courage to

commit. They had their personalities profiled and

learned to adjust to each other’s personalities. They

understood each other as individuals and their relationship


To perfect your relationships “Secrets For A Happier Love

Life” is now available to help you. Get your FREE e-course

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Contact Kathy at; success4u@faceuptoit-youcan.com

This article is free for republishing

With 8 years of teaching and 15 years in

Toastmasters, Kathy Thompson really enjoys

writing and speaking. She has a B. S. in

Business Communications and has taught her

programs around the country at various businesses

and Adult Education Centers.

She writes and speaks about Health, Personal

Communications (writing & speaking), and her

unique specialty of “Face Reading” has brought

her plenty of media attention.

Kathy’s goal is to help you be all you can

be and reach your potential.