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Michelle Obama Sets the Record Straight

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Michelle Obama appeared on a podcast to discuss her relationship with Barack Obama.
Michelle shared that she doesn't want people to view her marriage as an inspiration without knowing the ups and downs.
She emphasized that even in the best marriages, there are broken things that happen.
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31 years, and a lifetime to go. I love going through life with you by my side, @BarackObama. Happy anniversary, honey! ❤️
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Michelle admitted that after 31 years of marriage, they still have moments where they cross the line, but they learn to apologize and move forward.
She highlighted the importance of talking about marriage and working through rough patches instead of quitting.
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Michelle emphasized the need to learn from and sustain a relationship, even when it gets hard, and shared her experiences in sustaining her marriage with Barack.
She discussed the difficulty of building a life with someone with a different temperament and the added challenges of raising children.
Michelle expressed that despite the challenges, she wouldn't trade her marriage for anything, and they would have missed out on all the good if they hadn't hung in there.