The first 5 years of marriage are the hardest – this is how you can survive them

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TV personality Minnie Dlamini Jones and her husband, Quinton Jones, recently celebrated four years of marriage.
TV personality Minnie Dlamini Jones and her husband, Quinton Jones, recently celebrated four years of marriage.
John Liebenberg

After those two words "marry me" have been uttered, many couple assume it will be a blissful ride.

But according to many reports and psychology experts, the first five years of marriage are difficult. 

As a result, nearly 20% of married couples divorce within the first five years, reports Fatherly.

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