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Old 07-01-2013, 06:40 AM
 
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I have heard this saying lately and wondering exactly what it means. I am not married myself, but hust curious of the meaning.
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Old 07-01-2013, 06:44 AM
 
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It's pretty much like the saying "If momma ain't happy...ain't nobody happy".
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Old 07-01-2013, 07:33 AM
 
Location: Houston, Tx
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I have heard this saying lately and wondering exactly what it means. I am not married myself, but hust curious of the meaning.
I think its pretty self explanatory. If the wife is happy in the marriage, then its probably has a chance to last. If she's unhappy then you have to either be prepared to live with a constant nag the rest of your life or get a divorce.
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Old 07-01-2013, 07:37 AM
 
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What is meant by Happy Wife, Happy Life?

Guess.... *sigh*

Last edited by Baldrick; 07-01-2013 at 08:57 AM.. Reason: "Admiral...there be whales here!"
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Old 07-01-2013, 07:50 AM
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Keep your wife happy and she'll keep you happy.
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Old 07-01-2013, 07:52 AM
 
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Actually, it works better both ways.
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Old 07-01-2013, 08:56 AM
 
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No nagging about dumb stuff.
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Old 07-01-2013, 08:58 AM
 
Location: NY
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seems self explanatory to me.

When someone is happy, they tend to be more fun to be around and easier to get along with. When someone is unhappy or cranky, they tend to make everyone around them miserable.

(and yes, although this expression is about the wife, it does go both ways)
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Old 07-01-2013, 09:33 AM
 
Location: Baltimore, MD
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Keep your wife happy and she'll keep you happy.
^^^ This!!!
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Old 07-01-2013, 09:37 AM
 
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It means don't get married.
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