I was tagged for a meme by Dee.
What is his name?: Dear
How long have we been married?: 33 years 3 months
How long did we date?: 2 years
How old is he?: Not quite old enough to order off of some senior menus…
Who eats more?: He does but I gain more 🙂
Who said I love you first?: He did
Who is taller?: He is
Who sings better?: He does but I can sing along well.
Who is smarter?: He is more book smart. I am more street smart.
Who’s temper is worse?: Mine
Who pays the bills?: I do (well he earns the money and I spend it all)
Who does laundry?: I do mostly but he does it too.
Who cooks dinner?: I generally cook but he’s a great cook and we’ll call on him for his Swedish pancakes regularly and his wonderful Tomatoe Rice Soup. He also handles the barbecue!
Who drives when we are together?: He does
Who is more stubborn?: hmm, I think this is a toss up.
Who is the first to admit when they are wrong?: Me
Who’s parents do you see more?: Both of Dear’s parents are deceased. His mother lived with us for 9 years before she died in 1997. Both of my parents are still alive and they live about an hour and a half away from us in California. We see them as often as we can.
Who has more friends?: We both have good friends but I probably socialize more.
Who wears the pants in the family?: Dear is the best head to depend on but we both have areas of responsibility that might not be conventional.
Who eats more sweets?: Probably me.
Who mows the lawn?: In California in the Condo the gardening service. In Washington at our home generally I do but he weed-wacks. While we are both in California our son does (sort of, occassionally) 🙂
Who sleeps on the right side of the bed?: My right hand is closest to my bed table. His left hand is closest to his bed table. When we’re lying on our backs.
Who asked who out first?: Dear did.
Who kissed who first?: I’m going to say Dear but I probably leaned in 🙂
What’s my favorite thing about him?: His integrity, faithfulness, intelligence and wit.
If you decide to play along let me know…