A Little Laughter
A LOVE LETTER.
The following unique epistle was picked up lately in the
"Dear Bill, The reason I didn't laff when you laft at me
in the post office yesterday, was becos I hev a bile on my
face, and I can't laff. If I laff...
XCash Account. XApril. 2. Full fifteen weeks and better, I’ve been in love with thee So stay at home sweet William Be kind and marry me So stay at home sweet Wm And from me do not go To leave me here behind you, In sorrow grief and...
Emery County (Utah); San Rafael Swell; Swasey Family
A slide presentation was put together by Emery County on the Swasey History on the San Rafael Swell. This is Slide #12. "Even though the Swasey boys seemed wild to some, they all found girls to marry, raised families, and many of their descendants...
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How can t h a t be!
You proposed to h e r first!
Yes. But then you--now don't let u s begin again-Go on. [Resumes the l e t t e r ) "Poor M r s . Wiggins went out for a s h o r t excursion in a sailing boat--a sudden and violent...
Three Score and Ten in Retrospect
are the experiences we have with our kids that are memorable. It's worth the expense and worry of the farm for them to get out on the big projects. John kept repeating what a wonderful day it had been." May...
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Doctrine and Covenants in section 132, The Lord explained that the principle of plural marriage, as part of a “new and everlasting covenant” was an essential principle of salvation. As such, it was imperative for Joseph...
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’40’s and ‘50’s, which had broken their families apart for up to ten years. Understandably, the Centennial Park Action Committee (CPAC) tentatively began shedding light on their lifestyle that was considered strange,...
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no wives. Most of these men expected to be asked by the community leaders to marry another wife sometime in the future. Contraceptives were discouraged because the Work preached that the main purpose of life on earth is to...
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Dealing with people outside of the community who do not understand the lifestyle or reasons behind living the principle of plural marriage can be very difficult. For some, like Interviewee #3, opening up to outsiders about...
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the priesthood council and tell him that she feels ready to marry. Generally, the woman will have an idea of who she would like to marry and will discuss this with the priesthood leader. She, her priesthood leader, and her...
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inhabitants living in the "southern third of the African continent. From Cameroon-Nigerian seaboard in
the West to the Somalia-Kenyan coastline in the east, and southwards as far as Port Elizabeth," they speak
the Bantu languages...
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others, interrupted each other, veered off onto new angles without warning, argued, sought confrontation,
and disagreed. At the end, names and a minimum of personal information exchanged expressed the hope
of seeing each other again...
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Where marriage relationships have existed in the past communicating with dignity, respect and
love they have survived the worst challenges and strengthened. Thus, in David Hammond-Tooke‘s book
―The roots of black South Africa‖ he...
The family is a central part of life in the United States, and marriage remains a top
priority. Ninety-six percent of people in the United States will marry at some point in their
lifetime (Fields, 2004)....
that a married couple should live by. I thought I could get away with whatever I wanted
to. I felt that I had worked hard my entire life and deserved to enjoy all the temptations
around me. I felt I was entitled. Thanks to money and...
With television showing marriage and commitment negatively, a lack of examples of
commitment in marriage, and many sobering statistics about marriage, it is no wonder why many
young adults are cautious about marriage and...
1969). This aids individuals in building their personal meaning of commitment. As Blumer
Symbolic interactionism rests in the last analysis on three simple premises. The first
premise is that human beings act toward...
Researchers have found many factors that play a role in the evolution of commitment
(Niehuis, Huston, & Rosenband, 2006; Ripley, Worthington, Bromley, & Kemper, 2005;
Weigel, Bennett, & Ballard-Reisch,...
The next questions in the interview process were designed to address the research
questions. Follow-up questions were often asked according to the relevancy during the interview
and to encourage the participants to be more in-depth...
adequate amounts of time to get to know their spouse and really trust them before they were
willing to commit.
Cody and Savannah Morgan developed their relationship gradually, which allowed them
to build their commitment to each...