Fifty years ago, marriage looked pretty different. But the fact that sharing a life together is both challenging and rewarding hasn’t changed. Here’s how a few still-going-strong couples have made their love last.
Talk to each other, don’t vent to friends
Sure, Jean and Daniel Terry have gotten irritated with each other during their 55-year marriage, yet the duo don’t gripe to pals. “People, in my belief, get too much advice and generally the wrong advice,” he says. “Other people just tie your problems up in knots and make them bigger. It’s best to work things out among yourselves.”