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The three golden rules of a happy marriage - by the couple who've been married for 82 years

The three golden rules of a happy marriage - by the couple who've been married for 82 years


Published 22nd Jan 2016

California couple Nicholas and Rafaela Ordaz have been married for over eight decades - and have shared the secrets of their happy relationship

 

 

It's not every day you hear about a couple who have celebrated their 80th wedding anniversary - and Nicholas and Rafaela Ordaz are even more extraordinary as they've just celebrated their 82nd.

 

As in, 82 years of marriage - meaning the pair married in 1934. Amazing, or what?

During an appearance on local TV station KCRA3 News, Nicholas - who recently celebrated his 102nd birthday - and Rafaela shared their three secrets of a happy marriage. It's clearly worked for them!

Rule #1: Have respect for one another.

Rule #2: Show plenty of affection.

Rule #3: Don't sweat the small stuff.

Watch more from Nicholas and Rafaela below!


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