Would you want to get a sneak preview of what your life partner would look like in 30, 50, and 70 years? Would it change anything for you? The video creator who made this for Field Day took a chance that it wouldn’t.
Marriage isn’t for everyone, but what’s so moving here is seeing something that is really the ideal of what those who choose partnership are looking for. Commitment, joy, friendship — a kind of generosity of spirit and appreciation that can last through decades and shifts in life priorities.
The things that physically attract us to our partners WILL fade with time (and so will the things about us that attracted them!). But if you have a foundation of acceptance and unconditional love underneath it, that’s what will sustain you through the years.