Elizabeth Scripturient (the delinquent, ecumenical (hermionesviolin) wrote,
Elizabeth Scripturient (the delinquent, ecumenical
hermionesviolin

"God is love. Whoever lives in love lives in God, and God in that person." (1 John 4:16b)

Dear Mom and Dad:

Thank you so much for having such a strong, healthy marriage.  I'm learning to be really hesitant about committing for life as I've been watching people I love struggle with difficult, difficult things, and I was thinking just now that it's so easy for these examples of struggle and failure to become my dominant models because I'm much more actively engaged with/aware of them (whereas happy marriages just blend into the background), and so I am so grateful that my primary model is the two of you.

Love,
me
Tags: family: my parents win, relationships: marriage
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