I’m sure we all know that it takes more than good intentions to have a fulfilling and lasting marriage. Sometimes wedding vows are broken, and marriages do come to an end. The effects on the individuals, children, families, and the wider community—can often be felt for generations. But is the case that some marriages are doomed before they even begin? Are there some early warning signs to look out for?”

We’ll hear from a counsellor and psychotherapist about the issues of compatibility. And still to come today, we’ll hear from six couples who’ve overcome a lot of hurdles and are indeed “going the distance.” Listen to our entire 4-part series called, “Can Your Marriage Go the Distance?” And for more information, listen to our entire 6-part radio series, “Married to My Best Friend: It Takes More Than Luck to Make It Last!”