Tag Archives: Love

Missing Marriage Much?

Someone was talking to me about a relationship issue the other day.  I wasn’t really listening, but then he put me on the spot by saying, “I bet you don’t miss being married”. I didn’t like that he simply assumed … Continue reading

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Wind Blown

It was a pleasant Sunday morning in Maine, and the best friends were seated on their favorite bench overlooking the river. “I’ve added a new entry to my Enemies List,” Aaron proclaimed after taking a drink of his Snapple. Holly … Continue reading

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Storming The Castle

Aaron and Holly sat bundled up on the front porch of his house.  There was snow everywhere, and it was ridiculously cold, but they were out there making a statement. That statement might have been that neither of them was … Continue reading

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Snow Day Afternoon

“I just want to officially go on record as saying that I don’t like this,” Holly complained as she sipped her coffee. “Don’t blame me,” Aaron replied with a shrug.  “Talk to Mother Nature, who dumped a foot and a … Continue reading

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Putting The (Liver)Wurst Behind Me

It is a well known part of my backstory, Modern Philosopher, that I suffer from abandonment issues. I have been told that this problem finds its root in my mother’s dying when I was three.  I have no memory of … Continue reading

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Bedside Manner

“This is not at all how I pictured my Christmas going,” Aaron admitted from under the covers on his side of the bed. It was Sunday morning, the day after Christmas, and he was still tucked in when he should … Continue reading

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Forbidden Christmas Kisses

The snow had already accumulated a couple of inches, and continued to fall, as Holly and Aaron settled in on their usual bench overlooking the river. “It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas…” Holly sang as a joyous smile … Continue reading

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When Does Life Start To Imitate Art?

I am a hopeless romantic, Modern Philosophers, with a definite accent on the hopeless part of that title. It’s not that I’m looking for love in all the wrong places, but more a case of love hiding from me so … Continue reading

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What Do Ducks Think?

Martha and Mildred were octogenarians and lifelong Mainers, who loved walking along the river whenever the weather allowed. “Look, there’s that cute couple we see every Sunday,” Martha pointed out to her best friend. “They look like they really love … Continue reading

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Talk My Ear Off, Win My Heart

The other day, someone asked what I was looking for in a relationship, Modern Philosophers. That’s an intriguing question, that I could have spent hours answering, but I had a sense my friend was looking for something cut and dry. … Continue reading

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