Here’s another preview of my book about marriage entitled, Why didn’t you tell me that? What no one told me about marriage.
Chapter 1 – Section 2 – You can always blame your parents
You can always blame your parents. There are a lot of pillows with pretty sayings sewn into them but I’ve never seen that saying on one. If you do sew and have some free time please send me one because that saying is true. Who we are and how we act as married people is greatly influenced by our parent’s behavior. My dad’s name is Jerry and he’s talkative, friendly to strangers, helpful to friends and generous with his time and money. I’m most of those things (except my name’s not Jerry). He’s also got a potty mouth, gets personally offended when a bad driver crosses his path, saves his anger for those closest to him and would rather watch football than talk about his feelings. I’m most of those things too. [Read more...]