' never going to bed angry' should be surely present tense as they are still doing it?
Freeform Writing Exercise A2
This is an excellent question!
-> Présent = Present Perfect Continuous (an action started in the past but still ongoing)
-> Passé Composé = Present Perfect (happened a repeated number of times)
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Bonne journée !
The sentence is "in 12 years, we have never gone to bed angry". It speaks about something the couple has been doing since the past 12 years. Hence it is past tense.
In this case it's exactly the same as in English. The English was "In 12 years, we have never gone to bed angry" (past tense). The present tense in English would be "In 12 years, we are never going to bed angry" (and we wouldn't say that).
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