In 14 years, when you look back on this blog, chuckling
at your innocence, the mistakes you made, and that certain naivety found
only in those first few years of marriage, we want you to remember
On October 31st of 2012 on Halloween Night, you snuggled on the tan
couch, with matching blanket, warm and linked in each others arms. "Dr.
Who" was on the television screen, and you spent the whole evening in a
marathon of Tardis adventures with the lights off to warn away any
trick-or-treaters while secretly munching on Halloween-themed mini
candies. You split leftover pizza and wings and went to bed around nine,
with the dishes done, and the house in order. And it was amazing.
We'll remember what a wonderful Halloween that was, staying in snuggled up.
We'll remember it was wonderful because we didn't care about what we did that night, as long as we did it together.
We'll remember it was wonderful, because it didn't matter if we went
out or stayed in, because we weren't worried about pleasing or
We'll remember that I had a neck sprain, and
you had clocked 6 hours of overtime by that Wednesday Halloween evening,
and we were beat.
We won't remember costumes, or a festival or party, or chaos. We'll
remember one calm night, on that tan couch, laying side by side, pizza
and wings, and we'll remember joy in the simplest things.
Hope you had a safe, wonderful, and joyful Halloween friends!