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What Drove the 1984 Surge in Weddings?

What Drove the 1984 Surge in Weddings?

This year, nearly 2.5 million weddings are expected to take place in the United States. That total, which comes from…
I’m Cold. Where Can I Find a Stylish Coat?

I’m Cold. Where Can I Find a Stylish Coat?

I don’t want to wear my old fur coat anymore, and even shearling doesn’t seem right, but I’ve always avoided…
On Paper, They Were All Wrong. But in Time, Just Right.

On Paper, They Were All Wrong. But in Time, Just Right.

Edgar Alonzo was moving in for a cheek-to-cheek moment with Beatriz Rivera when he got his first indication that they…
Over Spilled Champagne, a Spark

Over Spilled Champagne, a Spark

Kelly Frye was attending a holiday party in London on Dec. 5, 2019, when she saw the host accidentally spill…
Mom Saw What They Did Not

Mom Saw What They Did Not

Mario Rodriguez Graniel and Guy Rejwan were visiting Florence, Italy, in November 2019 when Mr. Graniel said that he felt…
Loving Him More When He Walks Out the Door

Loving Him More When He Walks Out the Door

Six weeks after we married, my husband got a phone call from his mother, and we rushed to the hospital.…
Was He Really Having a Heart Attack?

Was He Really Having a Heart Attack?

The 67-year-old man dropped heavily into the plastic chair inside the Alta Mountain resort in Utah. It was his third…
Poem: She Ties My Bow Tie

Poem: She Ties My Bow Tie

I find love poems hard to write (and to read) because they can so easily teeter on the edge of…
Judge John Hodgman on Slurping Noodles

Judge John Hodgman on Slurping Noodles

Nash writes: I slurp my noodles, even spaghetti. It’s the best way to eat them, and culturally appropriate in certain…
Art School Looked Like a Lot of Fun In the ’90s

Art School Looked Like a Lot of Fun In the ’90s

To Matthew Atkatz, the college snapshots he kept in shoe boxes in his closet for years raised a koan-like question:…
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