When two people make a conscious decision to be in a committed monogamous relationship, that commitment is grounded in the belief that the relationship grows and is sustained because the spiritual, emotional, and physical intimacy. Therefore when that intimacy is breached, trust is broken, and the relationship suffers. That’s why for the majority of couples , cheating is the deal breaker. Whether it’s emotional or physical it’s that one rule you simply don’t break. This week we decided to resurrect this oldie but goodie 3- part series interview where a married couple had to face the reality of infidelity in their marriage. There are so many pieces of wisdom in this raw interview that individuals who want a relationship, are in a relationship, want to be married or are married can get their life!
Through this unabashed conversation, we learned that there are many misconceptions about what it takes to be and maintain a healthy committed relationship. Forgiveness, responsibility, acceptance, trust, patience, patience, patience, did we say patience? The love story of this couple is nothing short of amazing. As you’ll soon hear, it did not come easy. The deepest part of their love story came after he cheated and she stayed. Listen to part one of the failure and success of one couple’s love story.