|"Happily Ever After" Disney Corporation|
Do the vows mean something two or three decades later after the bloom of youth has been eroded by work and children and the simple struggle to live? I have found the vows continue to mean something when I live them in the light of something higher:
"Husbands, love your wives, as Christ loved the church and gave himself up for her… In the same way husbands should love their wives as their own bodies. He who loves his wife loves himself… “Therefore a man shall leave his father and mother and hold fast to his wife, and the two shall become one flesh.” This mystery is profound…"