When my sister got engaged years ago, she made an observation that I’ve since realized is very true.
“So many people are negative about marriage,” she said. “When I say I’m engaged, they want to tell me how terrible it is.”
Now, I know marriage is hard. I understand there’s a vast difference in the mindset of a new bride and a couple celebrating their 25th wedding anniversary. I’m aware that some people have a reason to be down on marriage because their spouse put them through a nightmare,