When people learn that I'm getting married (in three weeks, now), they pepper me with a whole bunch of marriage advice bullets. Because we've only been in Chicagoland for 10 months, 99% of these people are strangers.
So, I nod and listen to them...and wait for them to walk away.
But, just because they're strangers, doesn't mean they don't have good advice. It also doesn't mean they have good advice, either. It does mean that none of this advice was solicited.
So, I've made a note of most of the little tips I've received, and would like to share them with you, because they are insightful, sassy, funny or plain ol' ridiculous. Enjoy:
"Remember that you're still the same person."
"On your wedding day, the best day of your life, remember it's all about the two of you. Don't cater to anyone's BS, and - don't put up with it."
"My wife got fat after we got married. Don't do that."Read More