They always say that a marriage certificate is more than just a piece of paper. Before I was married, I thought "yea yea, true...but...our love is stronger than a piece of paper. What do we need a piece of paper for?"
I did not realize how much this piece of paper would mean to me...
until I lost it.
I lost my copy. I felt so terrible. I felt that I was a bad person. Does this look like I don't value our marriage? How do you LOSE your marriage certificate?
I tore through the house looking everywhere for it. I was very upset. D couldn't understand why it was such a big deal. He tried calming me by saying that he had a copy and not to worry.
Yea, but I LOST it.
Days went by. It was still consuming my mind. Every now and then I would go sifting through my desk drawers. I cleaned out my desk at work. Where could it be?
Finally, after a week or two went by and I had come to the conclusion that my beloved marriage certificate had accidentally been
I was so relieved. I squealed like a kid. I was so happy.
Our marriage certificate is WAY more than just a piece of paper to me. It means the world.