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This week, we will celebrate our 35th wedding anniversary. Does that mean we discovered the "secret"? Hardly. Have we learned something? Definitely! And thank goodness for that.
There's nothing wrong with occasional fights between partners. However, relationship issues multiply when fighting becomes the the expected mode of communication. This familiar battling debilitates rather than promotes a couple's bond.
There was little comfort in being a Gold Star Wife. My little girl needed me. And I needed to convince myself that I could be mother, father, big sister and protector of her future.
Today, I challenge the notion that powerful, ambitious women can't discover happiness with a partner. I believe they are out there.
I've invited some of the young women who are leading the next generation to share their stories and definitions of what a contemporary woman can and should expect from her partner.