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We got married.

Banished

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He…took my breath away

“…come along, sonny,”

…something dark and slithering

But that comment set loose in my mind something dark and slithering. Although I pretended to laugh it off, I was deeply wounded. I‘d never considered that I’d be mistaken for his mother. The thought of being old stirred in me for the first time in my life; and for the first time I feared for our marriage.

“See how she looked…”

Was it worth it?

Love is always worth it

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Former print journalist, former mayor, retired law enforcement officer. Writing about politics and government along with random personal essays.

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