Like Fine Wine, Marriage Ages Well

Like Fine Wine, Marriage Ages Well

Contrary to what many people think, marital quality does not inevitably decline—it tends to remain high or even improve over the decades.” Likewise, a poll by Starts at 60 found that 64-percent of the respondents said they were happier in their long-term relationship than they were when they started dating.5 The respondents cited increased financial stability and greater intimacy when they got older as factors and generally reported better sex in later years than at the start of the relationship.