Freshly Pressed, so if you pay attention to that, you should have seen this.
What an honest and powerful message! If you’re sitting in a mansion you’ve built over the years together, here’s a reminder of its value. If you’re sitting in ruins trying to pick up the pieces, chin up, you’re not alone. It’s worth the effort.
I used to scoff at those who simply made it work, couples who lived long and tedious years together even if the fire had died. Life is too short I thought, to spend it with someone who doesn’t kindle your passion.
That was before I knew that passion isn’t something that floats around and lands on you like a lucky butterfly (at least not all the time). It needs to be tended, like a fire in your heart, by breathing life into a spark over and over. You choose where you build your fire, and your heart listens to your choice.
When our turn came to meet and marry, I wondered how we might avoid the boring fate of the uninspired; the settlers who had aimed high and fallen short.
What made us special, more right for each other than the others? We fooled ourselves and listed off the reasons.
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