Category Archives: marriage

50 years

I talked to my mom last night and she declared “if your father hasn’t gotten over this cold, I’m calling it all off at 2:15 on Friday.” “That’s it?” I declared. “We’re just running right up to 50 years and … Continue reading

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the radio thing

When I was the pseudo-hippie version of myself in college, I would get wrapped up in song. I was a music major for the majority of my schooling, but I would not get caught up in the traditional opera fare … Continue reading

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20 days

11 days ago (and for a number of weeks preceding that) I kept declaring that Jon and I would have 20 days together. Jon’s summer had been stressful, my internship had kept me away from our house about 14 hours … Continue reading

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on showing up

I love watching Jon put on his socks. It’s a study in balance (or, for those of us that know him…lack thereof). I have watched him put on these socks, shoes for over 8 years of marriage as he would … Continue reading

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