Wife: a former girlfriend
I want to be more than a rose in my husband’s lapel.
I fell in love with him. But I don’t just stay with him by default as if there’s no one else available. I stay with him because I choose to everyday that I wake up, everyday that we fight or lie to each other or disappoint each other. I choose him over and over again, and he chooses me.
Annabelle, what happened to you?
Children are God’s or nature’s practical joke on couples-that which is produced by passion then proceeds to nearly kill it.
It’s a terrible thing for a man when his woman gangs up on him wi’ a toad
Finding a proper husband is rather like selecting a hound. They all have more bark than bite, my girl. One day you’ll look across the breakfast table and realize the only option is obedience training. -Grandmamma Holmes
If you want to know, it was the capitalists who invented marriage in order to protect the laws of inheritance.
When Jarod Kintz gets married, I want to wear his grandpa to the ceremony, telling everyone we’re Siamese twins from the future-past. Meow.
So many days in their shared life. So many experiences. How had they managed to spend the previous sixteen years unlearning each other? How had all the presence summed to disappearance?