Can astrology delineate the difference between a relationship, a proposal, and a marriage? We will investigate methods to look ahead for peak periods of relationship and marriage, and triggers for these. We will also discuss those patterns and indicators that usually bring these relationships under strain and the indicators of divorce. This talk is most useful for people who are familiar with and have a special interest in the astrology of relationships. A pragmatic blend of traditional and modern astrological techniques are showcased.