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Much work, and reward

It is certainly worth sticking it out with a real life partner who understands and appreciates you despite one's failings.

By Jan Scruggs | June 7, 2010; 09:16 PM ET | Comments (0)

Shared visions

Can a marriage that falls apart still be considered successful? Yes. For as long as it lasts, there can be "good" in a marriage. Al and Tipper Gore raised productive children and were engaged in outstanding projects.

By Virginia Bianco-Mathis | June 7, 2010; 12:00 AM ET | Comments (0)

Gift of freedom

Perhaps each of the Gores is giving the other the gift of freedom at a moment in their lifespan when they still have the ability, energy and vision for one final great act or far-flung adventure.

By Patricia McGuire | June 7, 2010; 12:00 AM ET | Comments (3)

A sad, slow unraveling

Is it really possible for two people to travel the exact same road, grow at the exact same pace, and develop in the exact same way emotionally, spiritually and intellectually so they stay in sync for their entire lives?

By Marissa Levin | June 7, 2010; 12:00 AM ET | Comments (2)

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