What they discover about each other will eventually keep them closer together.
Couplehood When partners begin to know more about each other, it starts to give them additional ideas whether they wish to stay together or not.
It is during this time that a partner may go through a journey of self-discovery apart from the life of being a couple.
Partners sometimes begin to explore life individually.
Resistance and Conflict Stage After the realization stage, couples begin to dwell on the differences as they living life together.