“Til death do us part” is a vestige of a time when life expectancy wasn’t much lower.
Given the normal span of our lives these days, such a vow is totally unrealistic.
~Sally Quinn, Washington Post
After I cut and pasted this, I realized the first sentence must have a typo. By the context, I think she meant “WAS much lower.” To read the entire article click here
But be forewarned…it nearly made me sick.