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Two Huge Happy Milestones for My Family.

sweetheartcandiesThis week marked a gigantic milestone in my extended family. Both my parents, and my husband’s parents, have now been married for fifty years. And my parents have been married for fifty-two years.

Oddly, our two sets of parents have the same anniversary: March 27. That seemed very auspicious to me when I was dating my now-husband. It was a sign! After all, March 27 is a fairly idiosyncratic wedding date. It’s not like June 20.

When I was little, I remember hearing about golden wedding anniversaries and assuming that they were extraordinarily rare. Who could possibly be married for fifty years?

Two very happy  occasions.