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You're a Laysan Albatross!

Albatross pairs are among the most devoted couples on the planet. That's because raising young requires teamwork for these birds. One partner may take a weeks-long turn on the nest while the other partner searches thousands of miles of open ocean for food to share. When not breeding, the birds wander alone, sometimes for as long as three years. Their reunion at the nesting colony is celebrated with a courtship dance that helps reestablish the pair bond.

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