The passing of former first lady Rosalynn Carter at the age of 96 marks the end of a 73-year-long, enduring relationship between Rosalynn and her husband, former President Jimmy Carter. For decades, Rosalynn and Jimmy Carter devoted their lives to service, human rights, and humanitarian causes. They personified what a life lived in love and partnership looks like and their union was truly inspiring. The two met in their hometown of Plains, Georgia. From the start, Rosalynn and Jimmy had a connection where they both held each other in mutual admiration, respect, and love. Rosalynn was the energenic and strong counterbalancing force to Jimmy’s calm and measured approach. After their marriage, they created a bond, that both believed was put together by God. As a mainstay in Jimmy’s life, Rosalynn was by his side throughout the various stages of his career. From the start of his political career to his successful bid for President of the United States, Rosalynn supported, encouraged, and loved him. Throughout his role as President, she traveled the world advocating for the rights of women, children, the handicapped, and the poor. Rosalynn was more than a confidant to her husband; she was his partner and equal in every sense. They shared a close bond and it was said to be an especially strong one, with Jimmy often leaning on Rosalynn for support. After his presidency, the two resumed their partnership by traveling the world to work on various humanitarian projects. The Carters’ decades-long marriage is something of legend. They were a true team, and in their marriage, they achieved their various dreams and aspirations. However, with Rosalynn’s passing, it’s clear that Jimmy Carter is now facing life alone. He will now live a life without the woman who was his partner, soulmate, and confidant. No words can accurately convey the profound impact that Rosalynn and her marriage to Jimmy have had on this world. But time and memory will ensure that their legacy of love, support, and partnership continues to inspire us all.