He stepped outside on the front porch to get some fresh air, and that’s when I walked out with a handful of garbage that I was carrying to the dumpster. Christy Christy Fitzwater is a writer and pastor’s wife living in Kalispell, Montana.
Where could speed dating come to life for you and your man?
” I tucked my hand into the crook of his arm, and we made a romantic stroll from the front door, across the driveway, to the dumpster. It was the day after our 25 wedding anniversary, and we were professionals at speed dating. First, you can’t get enough of that man, which means you’ll use any situation as an excuse to move in close. You were brilliant in the early days of your relationship, and now it’s time to perfect that womanly craft. Where could speed dating come to life for you and your man?
Pretend yourself into someplace grand and expensive –make sure it’s someplace expensive –and pretty soon you two are alone in the world, and love is hot. (You know, them –the people you imagine are watching you both, wishing they had your young love.) Third, talk to him like you just met. Girls always want romance, but do you have any idea how much power we have to create romance ourselves? How did you flirt when you first met him, and you were thinking, “Hey, he’s cute.” Every time you saw him, you were planning.
Don’t forget to tuck your phone number inside his front shirt pocket and give it a pat.
She has a daughter who is married and a son in college.
Christy writes to help people know God, and you can find her new book about becoming blameless on Amazon.
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