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Do Opposites Attract?

At seven in the morning of our first Saturday at home as newlyweds, I felt a gentle shaking of my shoulder. I forced an eyelid open.

My beloved was leaning over me, beaming. “So!” He chirped. “What do you want to do today?” My internal clock assured me it wasn’t “today” yet.

“What time is it?” I muttered.

“Seven!” He …

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The Love of My Life

We hear it all the time, from every woman who thinks she’s found THE ONE.

“He’s the love of my life!” she gushes.

The only problem is . . . she hasn’t had a life yet.

In the first blushes of romance, many things can blind a woman to reality. The man’s on his best behavior; the sex (if they’ve …

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The Things We Do for Love

No one who knows me will phone before noon, or drop in before noon, or ask me to do anything before noon. I do not function in the morning.

At around 7:30 a.m. today, my beloved shook me awake rather brusquely. From deep within my cave of covers, I snarled an uncharacteristic “Go away!” and flipped over.

“No, really,” he …

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