My boyfriend Ernie asked me, “Soph, how come you never tell me when you’re having an orgasm?” // “Well, Ernie, you’re never around.”
There’s a kind of emotional exploration you plumb with a friend that you don’t really do with your family.
Marriage involves big compromises all the time. International-level compromises. You’re the U.S.A., he’s the U.S.S.R., and you’re talking nuclear warheads.