Listen to any set by a stand-up comedian and there is almost guaranteed to be a bit about love and relationships, from awkward blind dates to the quirks we experience living together and even the heartache there is something unifying about the bittersweet humor of romantic partnerships. While we all enjoy a good observational joke, it's also important to keep laughter inside the relationship as well, which is something the women on this list know about far too well.

This collection of photos taken by wives and girlfriends prove that a healthy dose of pranking and jokes helps the heart grow fonder or at least keeps a smile on their faces (but happy wife happy life right?) Scroll down below to see all the fun or get some ideas of your own and don't forget to upvote your favs!

#1 My GF Got Me This Card On Valentine’s Day Of This Year Before We Were Officially “Dating.” It Still Makes Me Smile

My GF Got Me This Card On Valentine’s Day Of This Year Before We Were Officially “Dating.” It Still Makes Me Smile

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ADHORTATOR 2 weeks ago

she is a keeper

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Science proves that when it comes to finding the right relationship a sense of humor play a huge role. Professor Jeffrey Hall, a communications studies researcher at the University of Kansas, analyzed 39 studies of over 15,000 participants to find out just how important humor was to relationships. He found that couples who created humor together or had the same sense of humor experienced higher satisfaction

#2 I Asked My Wife To Send Me Some Underwear Pictures, This Is What I Got In Return

I Asked My Wife To Send Me Some Underwear Pictures, This Is What I Got In Return

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thee1nonlykRiS 2 weeks ago

Adorable!!

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#3 My Boyfriend Loves Pasta, So I Sent Him These To Apologise After An Argument

My Boyfriend Loves Pasta, So I Sent Him These To Apologise After An Argument

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Pepper Pots 2 weeks ago

Wow tthat is super cute

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Hall says that playfulness, such as jokes and pranks, are key building blocks in lasting relationship. It bonds the couple and creates security between partners. What these findings mean are that if you see couples who frequently laugh or play around with each other it is more than likely that these are the people who will stand the test of time.

#4 It Was A Trap

It Was A Trap

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Mads Sly 2 weeks ago

Congratulations! It's a boy! Did you know that peacocks scream like a dying seagull?

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#5 Moments After Giving Birth A Mother Laughs Hysterically At Her Husband Who Just Fainted At The Sight Of Their Newborn Son, 1986

Moments After Giving Birth A Mother Laughs Hysterically At Her Husband Who Just Fainted At The Sight Of Their Newborn Son, 1986

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Spider-Man 2 weeks ago (edited)

"HAHAHA you weakling!"

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Are they laughing with you or are they laughing at you? While we all tease the ones we love from time to time, it's important that they are in on the joke. Having the humor match is possible, and researcher Hall says that it is important not to make your SO the butt of the joke. "Having an aggressive sense of humor is a bad sign for the relationship in general, but it is worse if the style of humor is used in the relationship," he said to Business Insider. "If you think that your partner tells mean-spirited jokes, then it's likely you've seen that firsthand in your relationship."

#6 My Salute To Calvin And Hobbes, My Husband Thinks I Need Therapy

My Salute To Calvin And Hobbes, My Husband Thinks I Need Therapy

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Marc 2 weeks ago

I like it. My kind of humor - Dark, black, sarcastic. Would be great for Halloween!

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#7 My Wife Said When I Pass She Would Go The Extra Mile To Give Me The Burial I Deserve...

My Wife Said When I Pass She Would Go The Extra Mile To Give Me The Burial I Deserve...

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Dani 2 weeks ago

Your wife is hilarious! Best one!

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Men and women both value laughter in relationships, but in different ways. One study asked 129 students to indicate how they responded to humor and how they wished their humor was received. For women the importance of having a partner make them laugh and someone who understood their humor were equal, whereas for men they mostly just cared that their partner laughed at their jokes.

#8 My Girlfriend Left Me A Note

My Girlfriend Left Me A Note

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spacemanfromthe80s 2 weeks ago

If this isn't talent, I don't know what is

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#9 My Wife Gave Me This Bob Ross Book. This Photo Was Inside

My Wife Gave Me This Bob Ross Book. This Photo Was Inside

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Hans 2 weeks ago

At least happy!

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Many studies prove overwhelmingly back the idea that humor is a top priority for women in a potential mate. Psychology Today posted a study on their blog that discovered women were more likely to give their phone number to a man who joked around a lot with them than to one who didn't. These funny guys were also perceived to be more attractive, smart and sociable.

#10 My Wife, A Venezuelan Smartass

My Wife, A Venezuelan Smartass

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Marc 2 weeks ago

You asked for it!

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#11 Sitting On The Couch With A Headache And An Ice Pack On My Head When My Girlfriend Tells Me Not To Move

Sitting On The Couch With A Headache And An Ice Pack On My Head When My Girlfriend Tells Me Not To Move

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Bumble 2 weeks ago

Trump doing his drunk tweeting.

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Humor is not just for attracting a mate but for keeping one. A study with 3,000 married couples from five countries found that both parties in the partnership were overall happier with a funny partner. This was more important to the wives for marital satisfaction, but both believed it was a key component. It should also be noted that the husbands and wives both noted that the husband humorous more frequently (that's just what we want them to think).

#12 Telehubbies. My Old Colleague Was Having A BBQ With Friends And His Wife Captured The Perfect Moment. Sorry, Trey

Telehubbies. My Old Colleague Was Having A BBQ With Friends And His Wife Captured The Perfect Moment. Sorry, Trey

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Withnail 2 weeks ago

Time for hubby bye-bye!

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#13 My GF Sent Me This While I Was On The Toilet

My GF Sent Me This While I Was On The Toilet

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Hans 2 weeks ago

You are yearningly awaited!

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Laughter is an aphrodisiac for women. Studies have shown that women with humorous partners have stronger orgasms than women with more series partners. Women with funnier partners also were found to initiate sex more often and have it in greater frequency.

#14 My Wife's New Hand Towel

My Wife's New Hand Towel

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Chris Rü 2 weeks ago

He: "Thank you! I am pretty"

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#15 My Wife Found These Socks In Target Today. My Whole Life Has Led To This Moment

My Wife Found These Socks In Target Today. My Whole Life Has Led To This Moment

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Spider-Man 2 weeks ago

*the matrix music in background*

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#16 One Of My Friends Gave Her Husband A Cake To Let Him Know They're Expecting

One Of My Friends Gave Her Husband A Cake To Let Him Know They're Expecting

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spacemanfromthe80s 2 weeks ago (edited)

*LOUD MIC DROP*

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#17 My Wife Has Been Waiting For 2 Days For Me To Open Fridge

My Wife Has Been Waiting For 2 Days For Me To Open Fridge

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Ms.M 2 weeks ago

2 days? You didn't open the fridge for TWO DAYS?! I open it every 5 minutes sometimes...

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#18 My Girlfriend Tried To Entice Me To Get Out Of Bed. I'm Ashamed To Say It Worked

My Girlfriend Tried To Entice Me To Get Out Of Bed. I'm Ashamed To Say It Worked

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nanashi 2 weeks ago

no mortal is strong enough to resist that

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#19 Girlfriend Said She Would Take A Pic Of Me Outside The Emirates Stadium

Girlfriend Said She Would Take A Pic Of Me Outside The Emirates Stadium

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Chris Jones 2 weeks ago

I suspect it's a popular shot for many.

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#20 Marriage Is About Sharing (Almost) Everything

Marriage Is About Sharing (Almost) Everything

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Marc 2 weeks ago

At least she's giving you clear instructions.

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#21 My Friends Grandma's House. She Put A Magazine Cut Out Of Leonardo DiCaprio Over Her Late (Not So Nice) Husband's Face. The 80+ Year Old's Version Of Photoshop

My Friends Grandma's House. She Put A Magazine Cut Out Of Leonardo DiCaprio Over Her Late (Not So Nice) Husband's Face. The 80+ Year Old's Version Of Photoshop

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Hans Felsh (TheRealMoleman) 2 weeks ago

Someone should send this to the actual Leonardo DiCaprio and try to get him to go see her and pose for a real photo. Bet it would make her year (if not more!)

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#22 My Girlfriend Showed Up To A Party For My Birthday Dressed As Me

My Girlfriend Showed Up To A Party For My Birthday Dressed As Me

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DP von Icecream 2 weeks ago

Great, now he can indeed go "screw" himself ;-)

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#23 My Wife Just Texted Me This Picture Of Our Cat Playing Behind The TV

My Wife Just Texted Me This Picture Of Our Cat Playing Behind The TV

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Night Owl 2 weeks ago

Lovely wife. Don't see any cat, through

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#24 Trying To Be An Adult And Read A Scientific Paper And Your Wife Does This

Trying To Be An Adult And Read A Scientific Paper And Your Wife Does This

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spacemanfromthe80s 2 weeks ago

I'd love to read that

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#25 I Asked My GF To Make Me A Country Style Breakfast And This Is What I Got

I Asked My GF To Make Me A Country Style Breakfast And This Is What I Got

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Hans 2 weeks ago

Not only does this look extremely well prepared, it also looks delicious...and healthy. I am hungry now.

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#26 Life Of Luxury

Life Of Luxury

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spacemanfromthe80s 2 weeks ago

Is your wife Deadpool, by any chance?

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#27 I Went To Goodwill And Now I'm Counting Down The Minutes Until My Boyfriend Comes Home

I Went To Goodwill And Now I'm Counting Down The Minutes Until My Boyfriend Comes Home

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Ms.M 2 weeks ago

oh BEHAVE! Also, I need this.

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#28 My Wife Got Me A New Cutting Board

My Wife Got Me A New Cutting Board

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ADHORTATOR 2 weeks ago

My wife does it all the time, so I wrote a "NO!" in huge letters on it :-)

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#29 My Wife Sent Me Our Son's Music Results With The Comment "I Can Think Of, Like, 7 Ex-Boyfriends Who Needed A Scoresheet Like This"

My Wife Sent Me Our Son's Music Results With The Comment "I Can Think Of, Like, 7 Ex-Boyfriends Who Needed A Scoresheet Like This"

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Hans 2 weeks ago

I just imagine: "Mom, I did a private class with my music teacher today! She said my hand position was good and I fingered with only a few errors. My tonguing could be better though, as I did not match her rhyth. There were only some sounds, too."

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#30 My Wife Is 39 Weeks Pregnant And Really Wants To See Deadpool 2

My Wife Is 39 Weeks Pregnant And Really Wants To See Deadpool 2

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Hans 2 weeks ago

You mean Pregpool?

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