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Does Your Partner Pass The Fire Pit Test? Do You?

Does it matter if your friends don’t like your partner?

Image by Pixabay

“A partner needs to be fire pit material,” a young woman told me.

We’d been discussing the merits (and otherwise) of relationships when she hit me with this. I’m always intrigued by new ways of categorising love so I asked her to explain.

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Karen Nimmo

Karen Nimmo

Clinical psychologist, writer. Editor of On the Couch: Practical psychology for everyday life. karen@onthecouch.co.nz