Poor Old Pregnant Wife

I enter the room after checking on the kids.

WIFE: (lying amid about six pillows) Last night, I had a dream that you and some old man were training me to be a boxer.

I: (chuckling) Poor old pregnant wife…

Thanks, dear reader, should you be a woman, for undergoing the heroic labor of…well, labor. Perhaps more than once…


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Philologist, historian, and lover of great books, I started this blog to keep myself alert to the beauty of what I see amid the demands of my work.
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