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Be the Woman You Want to Be by Elisabeth Wilson, Infinite Ideas

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46. After the confetti…

So you got married and it was a wonderful day; you’ve even got the pictures to prove it. But what happens after you’ve found the last of the confetti and everyone has seen the video? Your life together begins in earnest, and it can be tough at first.

Lots of people find that they feel a bit flat after the wedding. It’s a completely natural sensation after having been the focus of attention for months, sometimes even years. To go from being the golden couple to being just like everyone else can be a bit strange.

The fallout

As well as falling back to earth, you can also suffer from ‘marriage movies’. Even people who have happily lived together for years suddenly find they are in conflict. This is often because they ...

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