09/05/2014 08:25 pm ET Updated Sep 05, 2014

Let’s Stop Pretending That Marriage Is Hard Work - Quartz

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Every sentient being in America knows that marriage is hard work. We know it in the same way that we know that breakfast is (or was) the most important meal of the day and money doesn’t buy happiness. We have grown up hearing such phrases so often that they have become embedded somewhere deep in our collective subconscious.

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