honeymoon phase


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honeymoon phase

The short amount of time at the beginning of a new relationship, activity, or pursuit when everything goes well and seems to be free of problems. Donna was excited when she started her new job, but once the honeymoon phase was over, she realized that she had more responsibilities than she could handle. Many couples find it difficult to maintain a relationship after the honeymoon phase ends.
See also: honeymoon, phase
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But most relationship dynamics during the middle phase of the prior relationship, when things were going well, were similar to those of the second relationship after the initial honeymoon phase had passed.
After the honeymoon phase, I reflected upon and began to question the role of the retail pharmacist within the health care system.
I don't know if you want to call this the honeymoon phase; we've seen our share of billionaires save newspapers, but we've also seen some that have burned out.
"This can also be why she loves the honeymoon phase. Some people love the passion phase because it medicates out the pain of previous traumatic relationships.
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However, it is difficult to distinguish whether the decrease was due to the impact of IVIG or to a honeymoon phase.
It goes through three phases: The Honeymoon Phase, the Reality Phase, and, finally, the Secure Phase.
Most presidents were still in the honeymoon phase of their presidencies during their second quarter, and enjoyed approval ratings above 60 percent, with John Kennedy and Dwight Eisenhower both above 70 percent, the release explained.
Perhaps the journey was made all the more pleasant by the fact that it hasn't even been a year since I earned my licence and I am still in something of a honeymoon phase with the open road.
Well, the honeymoon phase was over and I had to rise to the occasion.
In the case of a disagreement or misunderstanding, the parties involved should resort to a specialist for assistance in solving the issue, as well as to help couples move past the honeymoon phase successfully, she said.
Since taking over for David Stern as NBA commissioner in 2014, Adam Silver has enjoyed a bit of a honeymoon phase with basketball fans.
I moved [into the Spirit office] three or four days ago, so we are still in the honeymoon phase."
And what you are seeing right now across Europe is that there is an initial openness towards refugees coming in, but then you start experiencing that it's a lot more than just the honeymoon phase.