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Marriage is a coming together for better or for worse, hopefully enduring, and intimate to the degree of being sacred
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"Marriage is a coming together for better or for worse, hopefully enduring, and intimate to the degree of being sacred"

- William O. Douglas

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USA Flag This quote is written / told by William O. Douglas between October 16, 1898 and January 19, 1980. He/she was a famous Judge from USA. The author also have 19 other quotes.

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