Opportunity for comparison is everywhere.
Almost everywhere you look is an opportunity to compare your spouse with someone else. Someone else’s body. Someone’s relational warmth. Someone else’s smile, figure, income, humour, house, kindness… I could go on.
We live in the day of social media blasting everyone’s highlight reel into our faces and minds every day. We are surrounded by gorgeous bodies, ‘successful relationships’ and perfect lives. The constant display of perfection causes us to ask questions of ourselves such as, “Am I enjoying my life enough?” and “Is my spouse really giving me their best?”