"Your email tips are so good, short, sweet and content rich." -Shari
Read More Testimonials»

On the Relationships Blog

3 Ways Families Are Like Conveyor Belts

Conveyor belts are a great asset to businesses, whether they're used in warehouses, assembly lines, or other applications. In the same way, families are a great asset when each...

Read More About 3 Ways Families Are Like Conveyor Belts»

Our Improving Relationships Experts

Brenda Della Casa

Brenda Della Casa

Internationally published author of Cinderella Was a Liar...

Shared by First30Days View Profile»
Sue Blaney

Sue Blaney

Communications expert; empowers parents of teenagers

Shared by First30Days View Profile»
Gay Hendricks

Gay Hendricks

Founder of The Hendricks Institute

Shared by First30Days View Profile»

Meet all of our Relationships Experts»

News

The latest news on this change — carefully culled from the world wide web by our change agents. They do the surfing, so you don't have to!

Surviving in a Sea of Relationship Perils

How’s this for a metaphor on surviving the perils of a relationship: A British and American couple endured 19 hours floating in shark infested waters and lived to tell the tale. Thirty-eight-year-old Richard Neely and his long-time American girlfriend were stranded when their diving group left them behind after an hour exploring Australia’s great barrier reef. They survived the night by strapping themselves together to share body heat and refusing to believe they would perish.

A lot of times a stressful situation—whether it’s a financial crisis, a prolonged period of long distance love or a night fending off Jaws—can be the make or break point for a relationship. It will give you the opportunity to see if your partner is up to his or her mettle. If you survive, use that experience as a well of strength to draw from the next time you hit a bump in the road. [The Daily Mail]

Posted: 5/29/08
vivina

I made a promise to tell my testimony all over the globe once my man come back to me and my husband came just as DR abaka told me when he helped me. I made the right choice to have contacted DR abaka the great spell caster who is capable of helping you solve your problems. My man left me to suffer and i never believed that he will come back to me again but when i contacted DR abaka he assured me that my man will come again. he gave me some list of items to buy but i could not get them in my country and so i sent him the money and he bought the items and prepared the perfect love spell. My husband ran back to me in 3 days time begging for forgiveness THIS IS SO REAL AND GENUINE. NO SCAMS. I was so surprise that the spell worked just as he told me. This is so amazing and i want you to believe because DR abaka is so real and i urge you contact him now on his email so that he can also help you the way he helped me. email is Drabakaspelltemple@gmail.com and you can also contact him with his phone number on whats app +2349063230051 you can also check and contact him on htpp://Drabakaspelltemple.blogspot.com

  • By vivina
  • on 10/8/17 6:26 AM EST
lisawiscombe

I have always believed in the "C's" for a great relationship. Communication, commitment, caring,compromise,covenant,
connection, compatibility, etc.
I loved the article and the analogy of the shark infested waters, which I can testify are
out there in everyday living.
Relationships are work and the
harder you work at it the bigger the rewards.