Sometimes marriage is flinging every hurtful word just to spread pain and ensure you’re not alone in yours. Sometimes it’s throwing things when you know you shouldn’t, and doing it repeatedly. There’s that anger again, just like when you were a kid. Sometimes it’s threatening to leave because you just want the fight to end though you never meant it.

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I woke up to his alarm and jerked my head back, smashing my forehead into his. We laughed. He’d been sleeping on my pillow with me.

He left before I got up.

Later, “Hi boo. How are you doing?”

“I’m alright. Hard getting up. How do you love me this morning after I was nasty last night?”

“It’s a new day. So you get kisses. And forehead smashes.”

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