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What My Husband’s Death Taught Me about Marriage

By |2017-12-17T15:16:20+00:00February 23rd, 2015|Categories: Relationships|Tags: , , , |

After 27 years of marriage, my husband died unexpectedly while lifting weights on a Friday morning. The moment I found his unresponsive body, chaos entered my life. At the hospital, my son and I sat in a private waiting room.  When three medical professionals entered, I knew he was gone. But since he died, I’ve learned [...]

What the Maytag Men Taught Me About Marriage Repair

By |2017-12-17T15:06:05+00:00April 23rd, 2014|Categories: Relationships|Tags: , , |

A week ago, something ominous happened in my kitchen: the refrigerator went absolutely silent, with the door open and inner light on. Minutes later the gentle hum returned, just as we noticed that the ice cream was melting and the refrigerated items weren’t very cold.  It was Saturday. As we limped through the weekend, I began [...]