Category Archives: Married People

  1. 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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  2. 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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  3. Blessed or Barren or Both?


    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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  4. 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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  5. In Which I am Forced to Reconsider Married People, Americans and Trads


    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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  6. That No One Dates You Doesn’t Mean You’re Called to Spiritual Motherhood!


    July 25, 2013 by lucieromarin

    Having reached the age at which confessors no longer advise me to storm Heaven with prayers for a spouse, and …
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  7. Anniversaries


    June 10, 2013 by lucieromarin

    The best column I ever read on the single life (this was in the days before the internet, and, therefore, …
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