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8 solid pieces of advice from older Irish couples about lasting love

From the very start, open up your heart.

LOVE AIN’T EASY and nobody knows that better than older people who’ve been together through thick and thin.

It hasn’t stopped these Irish couples from finding happiness though, and with Valentine’s Day just around their corner they’re sharing their experiences with the world via

What’s their secret? How do they make it work?

Here are just 8 solid pieces of advice they have to give about lasting love.

1. You’ve got to take it one step at a time.

2. And be prepared to put in the effort.

3. You’ve got to be willing to compromise.

4. And remember to make time for the important things.

5. Because the course of true love never did run smooth.

6. But when it works, it works.

7. And it is 100% possible to keep the love alive.

8. Especially with help from a special little friend.

Source: YouTube

If you’re still in need of some words of wisdom, look no further.


Screengrabs via YouTube

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