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Will I Be Alone

(How I Met Your Dad Series) He just kept looking at his watch. Twisting it one way and then the other. I watched him for several minutes before I couldn’t take the tension and silence anymore. I reached for his hand and stopped the twisting motion of his hand and watch. Our eyes finally met … Continue reading

How I Met Your Dad..the story continues

That morning I walked slowly from the clinic back to work. I remember that it was a beautiful sunny day in Seattle. The heat was radiating from the side-walk and I could feel the sun beating down on my black hair. As I entered the office building, I could feel a gust of cold breeze … Continue reading

“Killin Me Smalls”

(A-Z April Blogging Challenge; How I Met Your Dad) For the letter “K”, I am combining the A-Z Challenge and How I Met your Dad because I love that quote from the movie “the Sandlot”. Have you ever had one of those months or years when it seemed like your motto should have been from … Continue reading

Please Stay…(Part 6…How I Met Your Dad)

I continued to see him, hoping that something would change.  He continued to see other women as he continued to see me.  It was like Groundhog Day.  We saw each other everyday for weeks until he got “cold feet” then I wouldn’t hear from him for weeks on end.  I wish I could tell you … Continue reading

He’s Just Not Into You

(Ever notice, that when a relationship goes to the next level and becomes intimate, everything changes.  Some times for the better but most of the time, it just makes things complicated.) We continued to see each other everyday for weeks, going out for dinner and coffee. Eventually we started to get intimately involved.  We loved … Continue reading

Where Everybody Knows Your Name

(Back story…How I Met Your Dad) My life at home became tumultuous to say the least.  My current boyfriend and I were doing fine outwardly but I was sending out mixed signals because I was so confused in my head.  I thought I loved my current boyfriend but was I “in love” with him?  What … Continue reading

I’m in Deep Trouble

(How I Met Your Dad…part 3) After our lunch that day, we didn’t see or speak to each other for about a week.  Which was fine with me because I was still trying to cope with “the kiss.”  I have never felt anything like that before.  Is that what they mean when they say in … Continue reading

And then…there’s that!

(How I Met Your Dad…Part 2) When he gave me his number, it was his pager.  Back in the 1990’s instead of everyone having a cellphone, pagers were common.  We were also in the healthcare field and having a pager of our own was not unusual.  It’s what he said after he gave me his … Continue reading

How I Met Your Dad…

Was it love at first sight? No! Then again who can really say that? How we met and became married was a little bit messy and convoluted to say the least but here we are almost 24 years later. I was 26 years old and working in a hospital in the Northwest as a night … Continue reading