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Ended before I even hit start.

by DynamicDbytheC on June 1, 2013   |  FacebooktwitterTumblr

It seems like almost 29 year together is not a start. Those 29 years were the base and the best years were ahead of us. We were to be a "Harry Met Sally" couple someday. However, we would not be sitting on a couch talking about our love. We planned on being on our bikes at 70, 80 and maybe even 90.


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