Roles and Style

“All the world’s a stage, And all the men and women merely players . . . “

– William Shakespeare –

All the world is indeed a stage and we are but players in it. As such, we play various roles; and, in each role we may have many costume changes.

My life partner […]


What counts in making a happy marriage is not so much how compatible you are, but how you deal with incompatibility.

– Leo Tolstoy –

Both partners come into a relationship with preferences — things they like to do, favorite colors, styles of decor, the kind of movies they enjoy. The list is endless. […]

Different Tastes

In the first few years of our marriage my husband had a very limited food palette. He was particularly picky when it came to vegetables. High on his list of “don’t even think about it” were broccoli and brussels sprouts. Now I’d been raised to enjoy a wide variety of foods, including vegetables. I finally […]