Thursday, November 11, 2010

Eighteen Roses


I can’t believe today is my eighteenth wedding Anniversary. It seems like yesterday I met hubby, yet it feels like I’ve known him my whole life. Our courtship was brief, sweet and romantic. We lived in separate cities during our courtship and our time together stealing a day here and there was precious. I can’t imagine what it would have been like if we had email and skype back then.

I remember fondly those lazy days sleeping in on the weekends until pass noon and having breakfast in the Beaches. I loved that we could walk down to the Beaches and have breakfast anytime of the day. In the evenings we would order Chinese food from The Wokker on Queen Street and watch Twin Peaks in front of the fireplace. And when we were not watching Twin Peaks we watched the World Series. And as the world played along with our fun courtship the Blue Jays won that year against the Atlanta Braves.   The Jays defeated Atlanta, making it the first time a team outside of US won the world Series.  That was huge!  Everyone was so excited; the city was electric the night they won. It seemed like our world was touch by faith and everything was non-complicated, relaxed and fun. The next day, after seeing a blue jay from his kitchen window, hubby taking this as a sign, proposed.

Each anniversary we take the whole day off from our busy schedule to spend together.  I can't think of a better way to spend my day.

8 comments:

Makk said...

CONGRATULATIONS!

HAVE A CELEBRATION!


:)

monica said...

Congrats Angelina!! Feels good to read eternal love stories like yours. You are really lucky to have such a lover and a great husband in him. Touch wood :)
Wishing you lots of joy, happiness and togetherness for years to come :)

DUTA said...

How romantic! The roses are superb.
I adore stories like this one of love, courtship, marriage.
Happy Wedding Anniversary!

Angelina said...

Thank you for all your good wishes. We had a wonderful day.

Climb2Nowhere said...

Those flowers are beautiful. It's all so romantic that you were apart while dating and that now you've been together for 18 years. I wish you at least 18 more!

Have an amazing anniversary!

kathryn said...

Oh! This is so sweet! It's so lovely to hear about a couple that are truly meant to be together. I wish you two another 18 years of bliss...and way beyond!

Angelina said...

Thanks, again. After we got married we still lived in separate cities as we decided who would move. After a few months, my city won!

Climb2Nowhere said...

You go girl! I love that your city won!!!! I came back to read the other anniversary wishes. Very nice!

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