Become friends before dating
Dating can help build this foundation; but unless participated in wisely, dating can also prove disastrous.While each couple’s courtship will be different, here are several areas of building a friendship that Judy and I considered while we were preparing for our marriage.
Sitting near the end of a parade once, my family was thrilled to see President Ezra Taft Benson step out of a car that had just completed the parade route.We watched as President Benson slowly made his way around to open the car’s other door.Taking his wife, Flora, by the hand, he assisted her out, and they walked arm in arm to a seat in the viewing stand.We were all inspired by their obvious love for each other. The Bensons’ courtship stretched over seven years, more than four of which they spent apart, writing letters.Nairaland Forum / Entertainment / Celebrities / I And Tyga Became “best Friends” Before We Started Dating Each Other - Kylie (209 Views) Pero And Annie Idibia Are Best Friends - 2Baba / Fans Beg Wizkid & Tania Omotayo To Resume Dating Each Other / Nigerian Celebrities That Should Be Dating Each Other.(pics) (1) (2) (3) (4) [img][/img]Reality TV star-model Kylie Jenner says she and boyfriend Tyga became “best friends” before they started dating each other.
The 18-year-old star and her rapper boyfriend, who were recently rumoured to have split, have known each other for a number of years, and Jenner said they were happy being friends before their relationship took a romantic turn, reported Female First.“We just honestly… Living life.”She also rubbished speculation that she and the 26-year-old hip-hop star are no longer an item. We’re not broken up.”This comes shortly after a source close to the celebrity couple claimed their relationship is “shaky”. 121Disclaimer: Every Nairaland member is solely responsible for anything that he/she posts or uploads on Nairaland.
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How did the Bensons develop their strong relationship? President Benson’s biographer tells us that during this time, they “talked for hours, exploring their feelings about a future together. The more they talked, the more comfortable they felt with each other.” The prophet himself describes it this way: “‘There was so much to tell and we seemed to enjoy each other so very much. It was a perfect courtship during which I discovered in Flora a great character and a rare combination of virtues’” (Sheri L. On the other hand, Scott and Pamela met a few months after Scott returned from his mission. After a whirlwind courtship, they married in a beautiful temple ceremony.
Soon Pamela was expecting their first child and quit her job due to poor health, which meant that Scott had to drop out of college and look for a full-time job.
As well suited to each other as the couple had felt they were, they felt overwhelmed by the stresses of married life, and their relationship began to deteriorate.
Part of Scott and Pamela’s problem was that they had not properly built an enduring friendship marriage, even in the midst of challenges. Kimball wrote: “The successful marriage depends in large measure upon the preparation made in approaching it. One cannot pick the ripe, rich, luscious fruit from a tree that was never planted, nurtured, nor pruned” ( Salt Lake City: Bookcraft, 1969, p. Before entering the temple to be sealed, a man and a woman must build an inspired foundation of friendship and compatibility.