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40 Risks Everyone Should Take Before Turning 40
As if 30 wasn't stressful enough—40 is now here and you might be grasping with the concept of a new decade. If so, consider this your permission slip, bucket list, checklist, and complete guide to taking the risks you were born to make.
The Last Thing JFK Said to Jackie Before He Died
10 Sweet Love Stories About How Presidents Met Their First Ladies
15 Things You Didn’t Know About Duchess Camilla
Men and Women Share the Sweetest Thing Their Partner Has Ever Said to Them
From Kindergarten to Cancer, This Love Story Defies All of Life’s Struggles
11 Americans Who Married into Royalty
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Her Husband Vanished Without a Trace—15 Years Later, the Doorbell Rang
For 15 years, Anne McDonnell lived in limbo, not knowing whether her Jim was dead or...
One Father’s Battle Between Working and Giving Attention to His Daughter
In this award-winning story, originally published in Reader's Digest in 1969, a father learns to embrace...
My Dream Guy Broke My Heart—and Allowed Me to Find the Love of My Life
His snarky remark turned out to be the best thing anyone's ever said to me.
8 Outrageous Marriage Proposals You Have to Read to Believe
Some grooms to be are really willing to go the extra mile to surprise their...
My Husband Won Me over by Showing up to Events He Wasn’t Invited To
She wasn’t wild about Harry at first, but he kept popping up.
8 Stories of First Loves That Will Touch Your Heart This Valentine’s Day
From stories of playground crushes to smooth-talking bad boys, members of the Reader's Digest contributor...
These Adorable Vintage Valentines Will Bring You Back in Time
Roses are red. Violets are blue...
This Couple’s 43-Year-Long Love Story All Started in a Pen Pal Club
Once our paths crossed, being together was all that mattered.
This Message in a …. Christmas Ornament… Is a True Story of Love
Inside an old blue glass ball lay the heart of a marriage.
An Open Letter to the Doctors Who Cared for My Wife During Her Last Days
After his wife suffered a devastating asthma attack, a grateful man wrote an open letter...
She Ignored Me All Through High School—Now We’ve Been Married for 58 Years
This couple proves that not every relationship needs to start with love at first sight.
28 Real Couples Reveal How They Knew They Found “The One”
Was it that shy glance, the clever line—or an offer to fix a clogged...
24 Summer Love Stories That Will Make You Swoon
According to these truly epic tales of romance, one way to find a love that...
The Heartwarming Reason My Grandma Ironed My Grandpa’s Work Clothes Every Day—Even Though He Was a Farmer
The author’s grandmother wanted the world to see her husband not as an aging...
This Story Will Remind You Exactly How Your First Crush Felt, Heartbreak and All
The way this woman fell for her handsome, guitar-playing British neighbor is so relatable—and...
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