This is a discussion on Just sayin... within the Off Topic & Humor Discussion forums, part of the The Back Porch category; Originally Posted by pilgrimshooter For a happy marriage, you need learn only two words: "yes dear" ;-) I find myself constantly using the phrase, "Yeah ...
I've found it a lot easier to simply declare "I do want I want" from day one.
"Just blame Sixto"
It may be that your sole purpose in life is simply to serve as a warning to others.
I have learned that the key to my marital happiness is that if I hear something I like or agree with, I am probably being lied to...much like the original post
"Better to keep your mouth shut and be thought a fool than to open it and remove all doubt" ~ Mark Twain
I always do what I want. Guess that's why my relationships never seem to last. Too old to change now...
"I believe there are more instances of the abridgment of the freedom of the people by gradual and silent encroachments of those in power, than by violent and sudden usurpations” – James Madison 1788
Been married to the same beautiful bride for 25 years. Old TV quit right before premier of Dancing with the Stars. Called her at work and told her. She said, and I quote, "Handle it." We now have a new 55" flatscreen. She never said a word.
"If you only knew the power of the dark side!" - Darth Vader
That has been my number one rule during 50 years of married life. I call it staying alive.
Easier to beg forgiveness than ask permission. ;) Lol
You gain strength, courage, and confidence by every experience in which you really stop to look fear in the face. You are able to say to yourself, "I have lived through this horror. I can take the next thing that comes along." . . . You must do the thing you think you cannot do. Eleanor Roosevelt