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Dolly Parton reveals the secrets behind her long marriage to her publicity-shy husband Carl Dean and the Broadway version of her hit movie 9 to 5 in this Country Weekly excusive. Dolly says that her relationship with Carl was simply “meant to be.” She recalls, “The instant I saw him, it was just one of those things, like a flash––I just knew. I believe with all my heart that God puts people together for whatever his reasons are. And I’m just thankful for it!” Plus, find out how you can win a special Dolly Parton Backwoods Barbie pink rocking chair.