It’s not that you’re not in love, it’s just that love becomes so ordinary, like peanut butter and jam on toast for breakfast, every single day, when sometimes you need Eggos with blueberry syrup.

Or a walk in the autumn leaves without children underfoot. Just you, and him, remembering when it was always just you and him. Not four little boys between the two of you, only chemistry and a bottle of wine and Bon Jovi on the radio…

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