The course of true love isn't always smooth, but rocky relationships needn't be a recurring pattern. Part of the bestselling Relate series, this guide will help you learn what makes relationships work, where they can falter, and how you can maintain a lasting, meaningful and loving connection. You can discover how your personalities and past experiences affect you both. You can break negative patterns to build a happier foundation. You can navigate relationship choices, such as moving in together, marriage and starting a family. You can overcome any relationship obstacle with problem-solving techniques. With guidance and support on every aspect of loving relationships, from the moment you meet 'the one' to growing old together, this positive and accessible book is the ultimate relationship guide.