62-Year-Old Woman Goes Viral for Sharing Her Secrets to 42 Years of a Loving Marriage


January 11, 2024

Rita Smith, known as @badgirlriri504 on TikTok, is going viral with her videos that beautifully portray the love shared in her 42-year marriage with husband, Theodore Smith, Sr.

With her charming Louisiana accent, she’s gained a following of 303k, becoming a go-to for relationship advice on everything from intimacy to date nights.

In a recent Business Insider interview, Rita shared how their love story unfolded during their teenage years. Unable to resist, Theodore made frequent stops at Rita’s parents’ house until he mustered the courage to ask for her number.


Fast forward to the present, and the couple is joyously celebrating 42 years of marriage.

Through her videos, Rita spills the secret to their thriving marriage—spontaneous date nights, consistent intimacy, and mutual gratitude.

According to her, the love she’s experienced since day one hasn’t changed, making their 42 years blissful, she told Insider.


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