also, whoo boy, you know what else? they’ve been through so much stuff together and it’s probably so comforting to them knowing they’ve had each other? because yeah, they’re a couple, spouses or w/e and that’s what you’re supposed to do but they’re also each other’s best friend???? like. i can’t imagine going through even half of the things they’ve gone through and not had my best friend beside me. but they’ve had their best friend /and/ their partner /and/ their soulmate with them every step of the way because they are all that for each other. like…… ok…..wow….gotta sit down….rip…. hit me right in th chest, that one.