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    26 Times Kristen Bell And Dax Shepard Proved Marriage Is Hard But Absolutely Worth It

    Because love is about making it work.

    Here are Dax Shepard and Kristen Bell, often called the perfect Hollywood couple:

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    They've been together for over 12 years, which sounds like #goals, but they've made an effort throughout their relationship to show how imperfect and difficult love actually is.

    Here are some of their best and realest moments:

    1. When they got into a fight so intense that they blacked out and then made it up to each other by adopting a dog.

    2. When Dax laughed at Kristen for crying at their wedding.

    3. When they almost broke up during a fight that started with Kristen turning on showtunes.

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    4. When they took their fight about chair placement to Instagram in the #2017LazyboyDebate.

    5. When Kristen got real about how embarrassing Dax was when he met Jay-Z.

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    6. When Dax introduced Kristen to her celebrity crush, Riz Ahmed, in a way that sounded like she wanted a threesome.

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    7. When Kristen had to ask Dax to nurse from her breast when she had a blocked milk duct.

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    9. When they made fun of tabloids for asking for comments on their "marriage problems."

    10. When Kristen had a breakdown because Dax surprised her with a sloth, which is her favorite animal.

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    11. When they both forgot their wedding anniversary because "when you are living with gratitude each moment, the dates become irrelevant."

    12. When they tried super-spicy food together and did NOT handle it well.

    13. When they talked about how Kristen does the absolute most for Dax on his "sober birthday," which celebrates the anniversary of his sobriety.

    14. When they made a music video to commemorate their trip to Africa.

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    15. When Dax posted this very self-aware tweet.

    This guy could give a shit @IMKristenBell

    16. When Dax initially turned down his role in Parenthood because it was going to require moving away from Kristen.

    Yet another example of my wife's unparalleled thoughtfulness @IMKristenBell #luncheonettelives

    17. When Kristen was just trying to video chat and everything went wrong.

    18. When Dax admitted that a tough part about being married to Kristen is how much she reveals in interviews without him knowing.

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    19. When Dax revealed that they don't consider each other "the one" and added, “We are opposites and it has taken a tremendous amount of work and therapy for us to coexist.”

    20. When Dax didn't know what "Let It Go" was called or at least just refused to use its correct name.

    Knowing @daxshepard1 always refers to the song “let it go” as “let it snow” is reason #54,587,926,682 why I adore him.

    21. When Kristen revealed that Dax broke up with her early in their relationship because he wanted to keep dating other people, only to come back to her four days later.

    22. When Dax tried to join in while Kristen was dancing with J.Lo, but he just ruined the vibes.

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    23. When they made a music video to celebrate their shared love of Game of Thrones.

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    24. When they waited to get married until same-sex marriage was legalized in California.

    25. When Kristen admitted it wasn't "love at first sight" for either of them.

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    26. And finally, when Kristen resigned herself to never getting married because Dax didn't believe in marriage, but he proposed anyway because he knew how much it meant to her.

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