Tag Archives: Love

Post the Hundred-and-Twentieth: Lavender Marriage

My mother’s parents were not passionate people. Kind, hardworking, good people, but not passionate about each other. Theirs was a marriage of convenience that lasted more than fifty years, and did develop into love – well before I was born … Continue reading

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Post the Hundred-and-Nineteenth: In Which There Is An Epiphany

Gentle Reader, I’m afraid that I’m not doing at all well, today. More than just the ordinary mental merry-go-round. My departure date for Europe is in less than six months; there have been a few snags regarding sustainability, shelter, and … Continue reading

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Post the Sixty-Eighth: In Which I Fulfill A Promise: Part II

Gentle Reader, if I’m not mistaken, I left you just as I was snuggling into the couch cushions, after I was checked on by the Groom, who was making sure that the living room light was on for a reason. … Continue reading

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Post the Thirty-Third: On Funerals

Who puts the fun back in funerals, Gentle Reader? My family. I’ve had to attend a *lot* of funerals over the last few years. I’ve planned, run, and organized a fair few, too, not to mention memorials and wakes. At … Continue reading

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Post the Sixteenth: In Which There Is Silver-Screen Romance

Evening, Gentle Reader. Tonight I’m feeling very¬†silver screen, and it reminded me of a gentleman that I knew for a while. We’ll call him, as I did while he was courting me, Mr. L. – it used to drive him … Continue reading

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Post the Thirteenth: In Which Love Is Lost and Found

Hello, Gentle Reader. You’ll have to forgive me for posting two moderately unhappy posts in two days, but I’m on the verge of one of, what my very dear Miss E. termed long ago, “bouts” again. I struggle with a … Continue reading

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