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A Bundle of Myrrh

"My beloved is unto me as a bundle of myrrh." Song of Solomon 1:13

Archive for the ‘Marriage’ Category

Thirteen Years

Sunday, November 15th, 2020

October 14: This month we mark 13 years of marriage. Phil’s parents came up for a week so he and I could have a little getaway. It’s been a long time since we have been able to do this. Where to go? What to do? Seems I’m getting boring in my old age, all I wanted to do was go somewhere beautiful so I could sit, drink coffee, read and eat all day. And maybe hike here and there. And that’s what we did. We took our camper up to South Dakota, found a lovely place to camp and hike, got into Sioux Falls a couple times to eat. It was perfect.

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A Summer Date Night

Friday, August 21st, 2020

June 26: “Summer days drifting away to oh oh the summer nights.” Phil and I get away to Ashland to visit the Cellar 426 Winery.

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Sentimental Me

Saturday, March 28th, 2020

Feb 13: It’s almost Valentine’s Day and something is making me a bit sentimental. I think Anne Bradstreet said it best when she said:

“If ever two were one, then surely we. If ever man were loved by wife, then thee. If ever wife was happy in a man, Compare with me, ye women, if you can. Thy love is such I can no way repay; The heavens reward thee manifold, I pray. Then while we live, in love let’s so persevere, That when we live no more, we may live ever.”

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A Romantic Cemetery

Friday, December 13th, 2019

October 26: Nothing says Romance like a good cemetery. For part of our anniversary celebration we took a guided tour of Prospect Hill Cemetery last night, the oldest cemetery in Omaha. 

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