Congratulations, you’re married! NOW is when the real work begins. Every day I see and speak to couples who are hit with a new reality once their wedding day is over. Those couples get back home from their honeymoon and then it sinks in that they are actually committed to and stuck with their mate for the rest of their lives. Once reality sets in, couples realize that marriage is more than a wedding; marriage is a partnership that will actually take some skill and some sacrifice. Here are just a few raw realities about marriage, for which newlyweds must prepare. You’re Married Now What? 5 Harsh Realities about Marriage!