What percentage of marriages reach 60 years?
According to the U.S. Census Bureau, after 15 years almost half of all marriages have ended, most through divorce. Fewer than 5 percent of all marriages last 50 years. A much smaller number survive 60 years. What are the keys to a long- lasting marriage?
What do you write in a 60th wedding anniversary card?
“On your diamond anniversary, we send you all out love on this very special day, Sixty years of giving happiness, love and loyalty to each other must not go unmarked. We wish you many more years of love and good health together.”
How do you celebrate a 60th wedding anniversary?
To mark the 60th anniversary, you could buy an arrangement of sixty roses, or send an assortment of all-white flowers to evoke the theme of diamonds. Put Together a Photo Album: An especially meaningful tribute to the marriage would be a photo album that has a photograph from every year of the marriage.
What are the wedding anniversary symbols?
Anniversary Gifts By Year:
- 1ST YEAR: Paper.
- 2ND YEAR: Cotton.
- 3RD YEAR: Leather.
- 4TH YEAR: Fruit & Flowers, or Linen & Silk.
- 5TH YEAR: Wood.
- 6TH YEAR: Iron / Candy.
- 7TH YEAR: Wool/ Copper.
- 8TH YEAR: Bronze.
Is 60th anniversary gold or silver?
Traditional anniversary gifts include: 1st – Paper, 5th – Wood, 10th – Tin, 15th – Crystal, 20th – China, 25th – Silver, 40th – Ruby, 50th – Gold, 60th and 75th – Diamond.