Category Archives: Married People

  1. Ten Things that Aren’t Love

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    June 2, 2019 by lucieromarin

    Trauma-bonding Mutual convenience Mutual addiction Transference Countertransference Grooming behaviour (or ‘training’, if you like that word better) Groomed behaviour (or …
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  2. The Single Life is Not a Vocation – Part Two

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    May 7, 2019 by lucieromarin

    I’ve written already about why the single life is not a vocation and should not be thoughtlessly described as such. …
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  3. On Turning Forty

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    July 18, 2018 by lucieromarin

    Single women raised in conservative communities dread their fortieth birthdays. (I don’t know if the same is true for men; …
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  4. Beauty – a Postscript

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    May 1, 2014 by lucieromarin

    I forgot to include two important points in the previous post (true to form!): It is true that a small …
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  5. Blessed or Barren or Both?

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    October 27, 2013 by lucieromarin

    So, there was a post about how babies are a reward from God. Don’t follow the link if you struggle …
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  6. The Fairy Godmother (and Santa)

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    September 21, 2013 by lucieromarin

    The vexed question of friendship between the married-with-children and the unmarried-and-childless in the Catholic loop will certainly remain vexed for …
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  7. In Which I am Forced to Reconsider Married People, Americans and Trads

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    September 17, 2013 by lucieromarin

    I’m gobsmacked. See, there are some things I just don’t expect of the blogosphere: I don’t expect to meet my …
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