You don't show up at a BYOB event without bringing your own baby, and yet here we are, my wife and I, looking a bit lost and wondering if it's too soon to make an exit. This is the realm of women with papooses and leaking breasts, grandmothers playing peekaboo, and dads who hover like the Secret Service, ready to catch or grab at a moment's notice. He's putting me on the analyst's couch next to a box of Kleenex. Last year, Meghan Daum edited a collection of essays on the topic, titled , which more or less covers it.
Us childless friends from a former life get spun out, as though by centrifuge, to the fringes of the party, the farthest orbits of irrelevance. This is the thread that if you yank it, the whole coat unravels and leaves me standing there naked for all to see. Though one might add "Greedy" and "Incapable of Nurture".
Long distance relationships (especially those that begin over distance) often become emotionally intense quite quickly.
These quick-off-the-mark LDR couples often end up feeling very connected emotionally but very disconnected physically.
If you’ve met someone online, or face to face, and they are putting you under pressure to have sex or making you feel uncomfortable you should report to CEOP. This means that whatever you say stays between you and Child Line. We used to play tennis together and drink Scotch in this very apartment. People are drinking warm milk, which they can barely keep down. I tried chatting to the host just now — let's call him Leo — but he barely said a word. It's not my usual Saturday afternoon, but his parents are friends and we haven't seen them in ages.There's a way that attractive women enter men's magazine articles.They glide in on a cloud of gossamer silks, ambrosial perfume and peachy loveliness, causing waiters to drop their drinks trays, old ladies to lower their sunglasses and birds to fall out of their trees.