Those of you who may have read The Shards of Our Lives earlier this year here may recall my bull-in-a-china-shop Significant Other and his propensity for breakage.
New Year’s Eve – the ever familiar crash and “Oh, shit!” It was a coffee mug, with the coffee in it. This landed across the bedroom floor and on top of my extremely messy dresser. A statement of sorts, to end the year with a bang.
New Year’s Day – a high, tinkling shatter coming from the kitchen, followed by the inevitable “Oh, shit!” This time it was the glass coffee pot to the coffee maker. Welcome 2012! One thing I can safely say about the S.O. is that he is consistent.
Aside from his obvious breakage problem, I wondered if perhaps the universe is trying to tell him to lighten up on the caffeine……