Marriage Is: Tweeters Share Their Definitions

Here at HuffPost Weddings, we know it's easy to get carried away looking at pretty pictures of wedding dresses and towering, flowering cakes (especially in the age of Pinterest).

But at the end of the day, aren't the everyday dramas, challenges, and hilarious moments of marriage even more interesting? We think so--and when we read this cute tweet from Claire Zulkey, author of "An Off Year" recently, we decided to put the question to the Twitterverse, asking you to finish this sentence: "Marriage is..." The response was overwhelming. Click through the slideshow below to see some of the answers we received, and add yours in the comments section.