…As you learn this dance of marriage, be patient with each other; Do not be selfish. Look out for each other. Give your all to each other and to your life together. Walk together and talk to each other. But also laugh together and at yourselves. Do not take yourselves too seriously. It’s a dance! Enjoy each other as your communicate deeply not only about the big issues and decisions, but about the little, trivial nonsenses of everyday life. This is how you learn to dance together, but also to go far in your life together. An African proverb says, if you want to go fast walk alone, but if you want to go far, walk together. 

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