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[LISTEN] Saying yes to marriage when you should have said no

| Author Alain du Botton suggest couples should move away from trying to be compatible but rather work towards complimentary.

Why did you choose the person you chose to commit to or marry?

Based on a New York Times column by Alain de Botton, author of the book The Course of Love, Azania invites callers to share their philosophies on marriage.

Du Botton says in the mid-1900s people married for logic as opposed to romantic feelings, which is what he argues we have moved towards.

Couples should move away from trying to be compatible but rather work towards complimentary; and look for someone who tolerates differences with generosity.

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