And what’s romance? Usually, a nice little tale where you have everything as
you like it, where rain never wets your jacket and gnats never bite your nose,
and it’s always daisy-time. ~D.H. Lawrence
Oh, the promise of romance and rhapsody on a young couple’s wedding day. I cry a little for the joy of it, and a little for the naiveté.
Twenty-eight years later, a couple settles into a different view about marriage. Come back on Monday to read about The Prince and the Maiden’s more realistic anniversary celebration.