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Rachel Needle, Licensed Psychologist and Certified Sex Therapist, tells Bustle.
"Many couples struggle with trying to keep the passion alive in their relationship.
"This can be extremely challenging in a romantic relationship, when aspects of someone’s personality or lifestyle get under your skin." It's OK to be annoyed by your long-term partner from time to time — just remember not to dwell too much on the day-to-day irritations and always appreciate the things you love about your partner.
If you've never been in a long-term relationship, you probably cringe at the thought of your hypothetical partner seeing you during "gross" moments.
This allows a couple to move forward daily with a fresh slate.
However, being aware of the temptation allows you to keep your guard up and fight it."" — but being occasionally bored in your relationship isn't always a bad sign."The biggest 'secret' no one ever tells you about long-term relationships is that the relationship is mostly boring," Bennett says. It’s just important to realize that the excitement and raw passion of the early 'in love' phase will fade to a degree.
) — and I have to admit, it's a super comforting feeling to always rainbows and butterflies, no matter how much you and your partner love each other.