“Mother, all he can talk about or think about is tennis. Tennis, tennis, tennis! It certainly hasn’t made it easier living with a tennis court in our backyard.”
“Well dear, you knew he was a professional tennis player when you married him. You really don’t have room to complain.”
“But mamma, I’m suppose to the be the most important thing in his life.”
“What makes you think you aren’t?”
“I cooked a lovely Lasagne dinner tonight, his favorite. I even had candles, a bottle of wine and a chocolate turtle pecan cake I baked.
“Lovely sweetie, I am sure he loved it.”
“Mamma, he stayed at the tennis court with his coach and I have no idea when he will get home.”
Just then the door opened and Samuel came walking in with a dozen long-stemmed red roses and wrapped gift.
“Happy Anniversary darling. Did you think I would forget?” (150 words).
Image Credit: Dawn M. Miller – Thank you for lending us this photo
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