1. “Where there is love there is life.”
– Mahatma Gandhi
2. “To be fully seen by somebody, then, and be loved anyhow–this is a human offering that can border on miraculous.”
– Elizabeth Gilbert, Committed: A Skeptic Makes Peace with Marriage
3. “If I get married, I want to be very married.”
– Audrey Hepburn Continue reading
1. Remind your partner (and yourself) that you appreciate them.
2. Say thank you for the little things.
3. Practice honesty, even when you’re ashamed.
4. Take care of your appearance.
5. Foster relationships outside your marriage.
6. Watch your words.
7. Put away the jumper cables yourself.
8. Relish the silence.
9. Recognize the ebb-and-flow.
10. Be kind.
11. Maintain intimacy and passion, both inside and outside the bedroom.
Around 7.8 million UK adults used online dating sites in 2016, up from just 100,000 in 2000. But just as dating app users are at an all-time high, so is the number of people becoming victims of online dating fraud.
A new report by the National Fraud Intelligence Bureau has found that last year, singles were conned out of £39 million by fraudsters they’d met on dating sites and apps.
Con artists are increasingly creating fake online profiles and tricking people on dating sites into handing over often large sums of money
Fraud experts have said that thousands of people have lost millions of pounds in online dating scams.
Barclays found those aged 45 to 64 were most likely to be victims, according to reports it has received from people tricked into making payments. Dating site users are being urged not to take everything at face value. Continue reading