Sunday, June 7

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BOOK REVIEW: WHAT I WISH I’D KNOWN BEFORE MARRIAGE. BY GARRY CHAPMAN
Marriage

BOOK REVIEW: WHAT I WISH I’D KNOWN BEFORE MARRIAGE. BY GARRY CHAPMAN

When we were dating, it never crossed my mind that we would have any major disagreements. We seemed so compatible. I was willing to do whatever she desired, and she seemed to be willing to follow my suggestions. That was one of the things that attracted me to her. To think that we would ever end up arguing with each other never occurred to me. However, starting on the honeymoon and continuing for the first few years of our marriage, we found ourselves embroiled in conflicts. I could not imagine how illogical she was and she could not imagine that I could be so harsh and demanding. It was not that I wanted to be harsh; it’s just that I knew that my idea was the best idea. Of course, she felt the same way about her ideas. No one had ever told us that conflicts are a normal part of every ...