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‘Happily Ever After is a myth’: Five ways to make your real life relationship last

What’s the secret to living ‘Happily Ever After’? It might just be accepting that there’s no such thing. Writers Anna Whitehouse (aka Mother Pukka) and Matt Farquharson – who are married with two kids – spent months researching successful long term relationships for their new book, Where’s My Happy Ending? They enlisted the help of monks, throuples, sex experts, psychologists, friends, family and many more, and they’ve been sharing the best of what they learned with Woman’s Hour. Here are their five best relationship tips for a strong and (mostly) happy long term partnership...

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