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"From the Ted Talk by Jenna McCarthy: What you don't know about marriage"

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Now, if you're not currently experiencing the joy of the jiont tax return, I can't tell you how to find a chore-loving person of the approximately ieadl size and attractiveness, who prefers horror movies and doesn't have a lot of friends hovering on the brink of divorce, but I can only encourage you to try, because the benefits, as I've ptneoid out, are significant. The bottom line is: whether you're in it or you're searching for it, I believe marriage is an institution worth pursuing and protecting. So I hope you'll use the imrfiatonon I've given you tdaoy to weigh your psnoreal strengths against your own risk factors.

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Now, if you're not currently experiencing the joy of the _____ tax return, I can't tell you how to find a chore-loving person of the approximately _____ size and attractiveness, who prefers horror movies and doesn't have a lot of friends hovering on the brink of divorce, but I can only encourage you to try, because the benefits, as I've _______ out, are significant. The bottom line is: whether you're in it or you're searching for it, I believe marriage is an institution worth pursuing and protecting. So I hope you'll use the ___________ I've given you _____ to weigh your ________ strengths against your own risk factors.

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Original Text

Now, if you're not currently experiencing the joy of the joint tax return, I can't tell you how to find a chore-loving person of the approximately ideal size and attractiveness, who prefers horror movies and doesn't have a lot of friends hovering on the brink of divorce, but I can only encourage you to try, because the benefits, as I've pointed out, are significant. The bottom line is: whether you're in it or you're searching for it, I believe marriage is an institution worth pursuing and protecting. So I hope you'll use the information I've given you today to weigh your personal strengths against your own risk factors.

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