Engagements & Marriage: It’ll be you next!

We're both in our thirties. We’ve been together 7 and 1/2 years. Neither of us has ever been married. Any wedding or engagement, that we are in close proximity to, automatically evokes the same response, "It'll be you two next!". But in response to well-meaning comments, I tend to nod, smile politely and shoot a … Continue reading Engagements & Marriage: It’ll be you next!

Modern Love: Surviving the Traffic Jam

Traffic jams are beasts. We're stuck somewhere in the Midlands and the M42 is laughing at us. Loudly. We're bumper to bumper. We've got the same songs on repeat. Accelerate, brake, drive, repeat. Lad's new work car has either radio or iPod connections but absolutely no CD player. "It's how all the newer models are … Continue reading Modern Love: Surviving the Traffic Jam