Sometimes we read out loud to each other.
Sadly, I can't remember much more about what we did with all that time. We were a couple for such a long time before kids. What the hell did we do?
We had no idea that the clock was ticking on our leisure time.
Things have certainly changed. Our chaotic home is full of humans besides us. On any given weekend you'll find all four of my kids and at least a few stragglers, here for a sleepover. We split up the driving duty.
We try to plan for date nights. Grand plans of dinner and a show. This inevitably gets downgraded to dinner and a movie, then someone catches a cold and a sitter flakes, and we've got exactly one hour for a rushed "date night" in between drop off birthday parties and community theater rehearsals.
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