My Love, My Old Man

Yesterday morning I woke up early. It was nice and snug and warm in my bed. I roll over and open my eyes and stare at the 62 year old man in my bed. I find it satisfying to look at him while he’s sleeping. He’s normally wound very tightly, always on a mission orContinue reading “My Love, My Old Man”

A 60th Anniversary and a Story Shared

This past weekend, Doug and I attended my aunt and uncle’s 60th wedding anniversary celebration.  It was a wonderful afternoon, reconnecting with family that I haven’t seen in a while.  It was a happy time, with many hugs and lots of smiles.  Big family get togethers with extended family seem to happen less and lessContinue reading “A 60th Anniversary and a Story Shared”

Yes We Argue……have for years

Doug and I have been through 19 years of domestic living arrangements.  We constantly do things that get on each others nerves.  But with age and time comes tolerance.  I came up with a few examples of things that we do that gets on the other’s nerves.  The silly thing was I could have madeContinue reading “Yes We Argue……have for years”

Relationships and Hearing Loss

Doug and I rarely argue. Oh, we get on each others nerves from time to time and may have to blow off a little steam. But for the most part we both go happily about our business and enjoy each other’s company.  Our biggest arguments the last few years have been silly and really don’tContinue reading “Relationships and Hearing Loss”

When will some women learn?

This weekend there was a terrible tragedy at a roller rink. A father killed his wife, her two sisters, and a brother-in-law, wounded 4 other people before he shot himself in the head. This was all done at his son’s birthday party.  The news stated that there was a long history of domestic abuse. TheContinue reading “When will some women learn?”