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As of today, Linette and I have been married 20 years

On Saturday, October 2, 1999, Linette and I were married. Here, to mark the occasion, is a little something I wrote a while back, slightly updated to reflect that yet another year has passed. Twenty years ago today, after seven years of living with one another in sin, I married my friend and collaborator Linette […]

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Today was a terrible day, but I’m OK with that

It’s after 1:00 AM and I’ve been asked to relocate from my bed to the couch. My terrifyingly loud coughing, it would appear, has finally crossed a line. I should have had the sense to extract myself. When it gets to the point that I need to get out of bed, stand up, and brace […]

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10 years of wedded bliss

Come tomorrow, assuming something horrible doesn’t happen in the next few hours, Linette and I will have been married for 10 years. If I were a better husband, I would have planned for it. It crossed my mind today, while I was at work, that, if I were a good husband, I would have been […]

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