But when a woman starts carving out the path for him using her ways, things might turn out to be not-so-sweet.
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But that one woman who stuck around for the longest time and managed to reach the best in her career was this Marathi dame.
Since our families wanted the wedding to be a low-key affair, we mutually decided to keep it private.
After Priety Zinta had married her boyfriend Gene Goodenough, Urmila Matondkar walked down the aisle, and married model turned businessman Mir Mohsin Akhtar in a private ceremony.
While one might be busy running behind their career the other might be settled in their life which can bring a balance in their life together.
The younger partner may help in keeping the excitement in the marriage.
Actress Urmila Matondkar got married to Kashmir-based businessman Mohsin Akhtar Mir in a quiet ceremony on March 3.