Our second anniversary

The truly great thing about us — and I meant this sincerely — is that it doesn’t take much to make us happy. πŸ™‚

As I mentioned Monday, I was having a little trouble deciding on a present for Ed. After seeing Ed’s present for me — some new underwear, a sleeveless t-shirt (both cotton, the traditional gift for 2nd anniversaries), and some Jelly Bellies — I know what he’s getting. πŸ™‚

We went to IHOP for dinner, which was lovely. We talked about the wedding, the wedding night, and the day after the wedding (when we went to IHOP for breakfast with our families, by the way). I wondered aloud if we’d still be talking about those days ten years from now, on our 12th anniversary. Ed says he hopes will. I do, too. I know we’ll be married… it’s just a matter of if we’ll still be this “goopy.” πŸ™‚

Before we got married, I told him I expected 40 years of marriage out of him. (He’ll be 91 in 2046.) Two years down, 38 to go… and that won’t be enough years for me.

Two years ago… (photo by PKE Photo Group)

Tonight at IHOP…

I think we look as happy now as we did then. What do you think?

12 thoughts on “Our second anniversary

  1. Jerri

    Congrats on your anniversary. You look like a great couple. My husband and I have been married for a year and a half….here’s to making it 50! Cheers!

    Jerris last blog post..Fun Quiz: What kind of Flower Are You?

    Thank you so much, Jerri! We have a good time together, and we “hang on” when the occasional bad time comes. I’ll “drink” to a good, long marriage. πŸ™‚ And thanks for stopping by my blog. Come back soon! πŸ™‚

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  2. lceel

    On June 25th, Annie and I will have 31 years under our belt. Which explains, perhaps, why our belts are so big.

    lceels last blog post..introspection – why I blog

    Happy early anniversary! πŸ™‚ My belt is a little bit bigger than it was when we got married, too… πŸ™‚

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  3. Paloma

    Happy anniversary! I adore your wedding photo! Sorry I am a couple days late on the congrats, but congrats on two years of marriage. May God grant you 38 more!

    Palomas last blog post..I am Still A Beer Girl

    Thank you so much! I’m looking forward to the next 38 years. πŸ™‚

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