20 signs it’s true love

How do you know what you're feeling is real?

Does true love really only happen in fairy tales? True love certainly doesn’t happen at first sight or overnight. It takes much more time and work. Chances are if you’ve been together for a while there’s nothing in the world that could tear the two of you apart. If that’s true, you’ve certainly found your one true love. If you need a little help figuring it out, here are 20 signs your partner is your one true love.

1. You accept him or her for all the good and the bad

2. You put each other first

3. No matter how many arguments you have, you know it won’t change the way you feel

4. Other attractive people don’t interest you

5. Whenever you’re with your partner you feel at home

6. Your partner’s happiness means more to you than your own

7. There are certain scents you associate with him or her

8. There’s little need for compromise. You tend to agree on most things

9. You quit some habits for the sake of spending more time with your spouse

10. You talk about your partner all the time with practically everyone you come across

11. You’ve come to love the things your partner does

12. You praise and uplift each other

13. You accept each other for all of your flaws

14. You get excited just at the thought of being able to see your partner

15. You feel safe with him or her

16. Your dreams and goals involve him or her

17. You’re close with your partner’s friends and family

18. There’s no need for words when you’re together

19. Without a doubt, you know your spouse is the half to your whole

20. You can just be you around him or her

Callie Hansen

Callie has two Bachelor of Arts degrees in English and Communication and when she isn’t writing, she’s reading. Some of her favorite things include Harry Potter, all things Disney, road trips, and telling stories.