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  • We walked past this sign as we were having one of those discussions as to why marriage was not an option for me. I was always uncomfortable with this conversation. Why can't we stay just friends? We're too old for this crap! Why marriage? Not an option. Somehow that phrase crept into my conversations more often lately. At work, that deadline? Not an option. That restaurant on a Friday? Not an option. Even for something as important as commitment and loyalty ... and romantic love at my age??? Not an option.
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