Should Your Spouse Be Your Best Friend?

CHARLOTTE, NC — While there are many perks to marrying your best friend, there could also be some downsides.

Relationship expert Bela Gandhi says it’s better from both an emotional and physical standpoint, considering an emotional connection leads to a better sex life. However, having a spouse who is your only best friend has risks.

Some of those risks include having no one to vent to about relationship problems and missing out on activities you enjoy doing with other, like shopping or watching sports.

Tonight, the EDGE panel weighs in and asks whether you think your spouse should be our best friend.