Celebrating Fifty Years: Love and Luck Endures

Marriage is like a spiderweb. Some are meticulously built in places and ways that withstand all of the elements. Their silky threads delicately wave to and fro through wind and rain, and glisten intricately and ephemerally in the sun. Other webs are begun with the same initiative and dedication, but are instantly dismantled by a human or animal plundering through the woods. I've been thinking a lot about marriages lately. A niece just got married on Saturday. My brother, Tim, exchanged vows … [Read more...]