When it comes to bipartisan marriage, journalist Kase Wickman rang my phone for her clever piece in BRIDES Magazine: In the Age of Trump, Is the Bipartisan Marriage Dead?
Put another way, if you can’t tolerate each other’s politics, how are you going to handle everything else a marriage throws your way?
And the quick answer is, yes, you can enjoy a bipartisan marriage.
Yes, Really, A Bipartisan Marriage.
That is, if you can also enjoy a Peanut Butter & Jelly (PB&J) Marriage, where despite opposing viewpoints or values, you are in sync and can respectfully give space to each other’s wishes and regrets.
In a way, it turns out: Differing on politics early-on in a relationship is an early road test of how well you are going to ride off into the sunset with everything else a marriage inevitably will encounter.
Read Wickman’s full article here.