Mom advised: “Marry someone with a sense of humor. A clever pun can avert a pending argument.”
So I did.
We joked about cost-of-living expenses, cooking techniques, and how we’ve changed over the years.
Then he left me for a “more serious brunette.”
I got the house. Who’s laughing now?
Ruth Mannino has been happily married to the same man-with-a-sense-of-humor for 48 years.