What happens in a relationship once the 'butterflies' you first got disappear

Mimi Launder
Saturday 02 September 2017 14:15
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Passionate promises of adoration fill our screens, celebrities stage fairytale weddings every year, and that old couple down the street always seem to be eternally happy.

It might feel like your relationship is a comparative failure.

This beautiful Tumblr post is a much needed reminder that real-life relationships cannot be compared to storybooks - and that it is okay if the butterflies fade.

Who didn't get butterflies after reading that?

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