Huffington Post asked it’s readers to share some of the qualities they believe sustain a healthy, long-term relationship.
The following 6 qualities stood out for me:
-Both people wanting the relationship enough to work at it. -Lori P
-Caring more for the other person than yourself. – Jim G.
-Honesty, open communication, emotional maturity, understanding… putting in ALL or nothing. -Rai C.
-Good intellectual conversation. – Meloni Jane H.
-Patience, grace and a wicked sense of humor. – Yankeefan
-Love… because where there is love there is respect and trust. -Marie M.