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15yrs and still going despite concerted best efforts to the contrary.
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Politician proposes seven-year limit on marriages

A conservative German politician has proposed making marriage contracts expire after seven years, with the option to renew for those not feeling the proverbial itch.

"I propose that marriages lapse after seven years," Gabriele Pauli told reporters in Munich, the capital of the largely Catholic southern state of Bavaria.

"This would mean that one will only commit for a fixed period and will actively have to renew your vows if you still want to continue."

Ms Pauli, 50, has been divorced twice.

The proposal is part of her manifesto as she prepares to contest the leadership of Bavaria's governing party, the ultra-conservative Christian Social Union (CSU), next week.

The CSU is the sister party of Chancellor Angela Merkel's Christian Democrats and the leadership is being vacated by a strategic ally of the chancellor, Edmund Stoiber, who has also been premier of Bavaria for more than a decade.

Mr Stoiber in January agreed to step down at the end of September after a party rebellion led by Ms Pauli.

Shortly afterward he announced his decision, Ms Pauli caused a stir by posing for magazine pictures as a dominatrix wearing long latex gloves.

- AFP
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I was once told by a very wise English professor that people are completely different every seven years. Coincidence? I think not.
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I feel very lucky..... especially in that my wife was just too lazy to kill me.
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This seems relevant......

Politician proposes seven-year limit on marriages

A conservative German politician has proposed making marriage contracts expire after seven years, with the option to renew for those not feeling the proverbial itch.

"I propose that marriages lapse after seven years," Gabriele Pauli told reporters in Munich, the capital of the largely Catholic southern state of Bavaria.

"This would mean that one will only commit for a fixed period and will actively have to renew your vows if you still want to continue."

Ms Pauli, 50, has been divorced twice.

The proposal is part of her manifesto as she prepares to contest the leadership of Bavaria's governing party, the ultra-conservative Christian Social Union (CSU), next week.

The CSU is the sister party of Chancellor Angela Merkel's Christian Democrats and the leadership is being vacated by a strategic ally of the chancellor, Edmund Stoiber, who has also been premier of Bavaria for more than a decade.

Mr Stoiber in January agreed to step down at the end of September after a party rebellion led by Ms Pauli.

Shortly afterward he announced his decision, Ms Pauli caused a stir by posing for magazine pictures as a dominatrix wearing long latex gloves.

- AFP
We had a thread about Dr. Gabriele Pauli before.
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^^^^Yes I know but this was about divorce, as I remember that thread was not about divorce was it?
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I feel very lucky..... especially in that my wife was just too lazy to kill me.
In the States, some spouses try very hard not to be lazy. So the media reports.
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Our mutual disdain for lawyers has kept us together.

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I've known my wife for 22 years, have been a couple for 17 years and married for 11 years

I was just lucky enough to marry my best female friend.

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