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Your relationship may need to change in order to grow and improve, and swapping roles can help you see your circumstances in a new light. Life events may require you to be flexible enough to play your partner's role.

Use this week to practice being in your partner's shoes without feeling the weight of a crisis (stress, illness, death in the family). A new role can also help you develop your strengths and help you appreciate those of your partner.

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