How Can Marriage Persevere Through Hardships?

Ben and I gingerly situated our right hand–mine over his–on a monstrous crucifix after we’d declared our commits during the Nuptial Mass. I knew our promise would, undoubtedly, last a lifetime, and my centre fluttered with a exultation I’d never known. I remember dreamily telling my mommy several years later, “I want heaven to be […]