Posts tagged ‘marriage’

May 25, 2017

Foolish Woman

by duncanr

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May 19, 2017

Marriage is . . .

by duncanr

more tweets on marriage here – http://tinyurl.com/k4cmkb6

February 19, 2017

Guy Makes Arse of Himself

by duncanr

guy picked a shopping mall in brazil to pop the question to his girlfriend but . . .

February 12, 2017

Woo with a Loo

by duncanr

toilet-for-bridevillagers in the Indian states of Haryana, Punjab and Himachal Pradesh have adopted a drastic measure in a bid to curb the widespread practice of ‘open defecation’ due to lack of indoor toilets . . .

[in other news, weddings in these states are going to be a lot less fun due to other cost-cutting measures announced at the same meeting]

full details – http://tinyurl.com/jpd8pp4

September 4, 2016

Why Get Married?

by duncanr

something to do with marshmallows, apparently, according to this video . . .

April 9, 2016

Leftover Women

by duncanr

lucky with menthe average age at which a woman gets married varies from country to country and historically over time within the same country

as economic prosperity of a country increases and the status of women within that country improves, e.g., equal access to education and employment opportunities, equal social and political rights, greater economic independence, the age at which women chose to get married has increased

in some cultures, however, a woman is still regarded as ‘incomplete’ unless she has a man

in China, for instance, a woman who has not married by the time she is . . .

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January 25, 2016

Woman Sues ‘Husband’

by duncanr

divorce180pre-nuptial agreements have always seemed to me to indicate a certain degree of pessimism about the permanence – despite the ’till death do us part’ bit – of the marriage about to be entered into

makes me wonder why bother if you harbour the least doubt that the marriage is going to be a success ?

a pre-nuptial agreement must also . . .

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January 3, 2016

Grief is Not Transient

by duncanr

dead heart rateit is 6 years to the day since I lost my wife to lung cancer

the pain of that loss has lessened over the years since she died – I no longer cry every day – but it has not entirely disappeared (and it never will !)

there are times, since she died, that I wish I wasn’t an atheist – because I’d sorely love to believe that our parting is just temporary !

https://lifewithmrsd.wordpress.com/2010/03/24/goodbye-my-love/

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September 22, 2015

Love is . . .

by duncanr

this vid, capturing a tender moment when 92 yr old ‘toy boy’ Howard sings a love song to the woman he has been married to for 73 years, his dying 93 yr old wife, Laura, has gone viral in last few days – so many of you will already have seen it and know the back story

for those who haven’t, click to watch the video on Youtube and read the accompanying information about Howard and Laura

August 7, 2015

Beauty and the Beast

by duncanr

the screama newly married man in Algeria received a nasty shock when he awoke – on the first morning of his honeymoon – and found that, without her make-up, the beautiful woman he had married the day before was a right ugly cow !

he is now suing her for fraud and ‘psychological suffering‘ – http://tinyurl.com/p4jmsbk

p.s., don’t tell me about ‘psychological suffering’, mate

been there, done it, got the t-shirt

same thing happened to me, before I was married

I would have a few drinks in a pub, get lucky with a gorgeous woman – only to wake up in bed the following morning to . . .

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