The moment you settle is when the one person that makes all the sense in the world shows up and Satan sits back and enjoys your spiritual meltdown.” ― Shannon L.Alder tags: accountability, anger, arranged-marriages, bitter, choices, civil-union, confidence, confused, dating, devil, divorce, domestic-partnership, fear, frustrated, frustration, guilted, hindsight, hurt, insecurity, lack-of-confidence, lessons, loss-of-testimony, meltdowns, misery, mistakes, pain, practical, regret, relationships, religious-guilt, satan, self-esteem, self-loathing, sensitivity, settling, shame, teenagers, temptation, true-love, youth “Am I ever angry or frustrated?
Definitely a unique twist on modern chick lit themes. I knew the premise, and I knew it would be a light, cute, romantic read. As others have indicated, it is pageturner -- I couldn't put it down! I didn't expect her to declare her eternal love for him. Not the kind of romantic partnership I can comfortably root for.
He’s assumed a form humans will accept for the sake of blending into their society.
In the interest of acquiring many small pieces of paper with assumed value, he’s developed a number of special skills.
AND if your “date” is also divorced with children, chances are their schedule is exactly opposite from yours, if they’re on the SPO prescribed by the state and enforced on 80% of Texas men, for example.
Okay, so you’ve got approximately two weekends a month to do as you please. We’ve hugged goodbye and had the occasional closed-mouth kiss.