Day 21: Romantic Dinner

October 20, 2011

I kept my word and did something romantic for you yesterday. When I came home from work, I told you to just hang out while I prepared dinner. As it turned out, you almost had it finished. So I simply took over while you went on Facebook. I cleaned the dining area (which took some effort–our kids used it for their play area that day), set up the table for a candle-lit dinner, and put on some nice music. We ate roast, which you prepared wonderfully, and had a very romantic time . . . with our precious little ones dropping roast on the carpet, refusing to eat, and messing with the candle! Would you have it any other way?

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Day 13

October 12, 2011

My loving act for day 13 consisted in posting an expression of my love for you on your Facebook profile. I told you that I love you, that I love being married to you, and that I’m so attracted to you. These statements are true! Incidentally, I’m growing to love these daily acts and blog posts. Every day presents a new opportunity to love you, to show you that I love you, and to make you feel appreciated. I hope that this year transforms our marriage and it seems that things are already changing. Here’s a disclaimer, though: I don’t want you to get the impression that I think our marriage was bad. Things were going fairly well. It’s just that I became passive and comfortable with our relationship. I want to actively pursue you and make you the passion of my life (though God is my ultimate passion!).