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Oct 21st, 2011 | By Dr Jerry D Elrod | Category: Senior Moments Blog

Frequent searches suggest this topic has current and relevant interest to some of our senior visitors. Rightly so. It is a consideration not to be taken lightly,”not to be entered into unadvisedly,”as the vows suggest, but “to have and to hold from this day forward.” Traditional marriage vows, while not always used in weddings these days, make a very pointed reference to the gravity of the choice and rite in which a couple is engaging.

Whatever the words are that unite a partnership, they are intended to create a covenant, which will be long lasting, aware of all possible consequences, and committed to that partnership, no matter what.

Before the occasion occurs on which such a pact is made, it is of essential wisdom to have weighed the