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From first date to 60 years wed - 5 Tips for a successful marriage

Arve' and Ida Solomon, the in-laws of Evening's Angela Poe Russell say it's about respect, listening and more. #NewDayNW

SEATTLE — Marriage is exciting, it's fun and it's romantic.  But a successful marriage is also a lot of work.  

New Day guest host Angela Poe Russell from King 5's Evening is about to celebrate her 1 year anniversary with her husband Victor.  So she wanted to talk about relationships with someone who was definitely making it work.  

Her Father-in-Law Arve' Solomon shared his 5 tips for a successful marriage.  Arve' and Ida have been married for 60 years.

Arve' Solomon's tips for a successful relationship:

  1.   Respect 
  2.    Listen 
  3.    Don't take your partner for granted 
  4.    Work well and play well 
  5.    Like the person

Segment Producer Suzie Wiley. Watch New Day Northwest 11 AM weekdays on KING 5 and streaming live on KING5.com. Contact New Day.