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Ah, wartime romance! My parents had one of those. They met in February, 1942, and were married by August. Short courtships were common during that period. 26 more words




It is 1 day after the last day, but there is no last day, only, as the mathematicians say, the Lemniscate, the circular 8, fallen to its side, inescapable infinity. 573 more words

Meditations And Poetry

Raymond Loves Linda

The other day my husband and I decided to pressure wash our porch and sidewalk. The driveway was a lost cause; we decided to wait on that. 359 more words

The Choice

The Choice

Counting back to that first glance, seconds and minutes,
hours and years, the desire and candor of bodies,
when  our days  became charged with the pace of lives lived. 109 more words


When Forever Ends

He sat alone at the head of the table. One arm resting on the table beside his half-empty plate, the other arm supported his head. He chewed slowly. 326 more words

Things I Think

About to Get Married? Here's What You Should Know.

I married my husband 35 years ago today. It was picture perfect. A bright sun warmed the October air, and orange and red leaves glistened in a light breeze. 663 more words

Together Forever


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Every now and then I see an article about a couple who have been married for over 70 years. 372 more words

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