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Married People Would Be Happier

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If home troubles were liever told to a neighbor. If expenses were proportioneel to rece pts. If they tried to be aa agreeuble ag In courtship days. If eacb would reinember the other was h human being, not au angel. If each were as kind to the other aa when they were lovers. If fuel and provisions were laid in dur'wg the hijfh tide of guinmer work. If both partie remembered that they raarried for worse as well as for bettsr. If men were as thonalitful for their wlve as they were for their gweethearts. If there were fewer "pleatte darlings" ín public and tnore comaion manners in private. If there were fewer silk and velret strekt costumoa, and more plaln, tidy louso dresses. If masculine bilis for Havaoas and fominine diUo for rare lace were turned into the general fund until auch times as they could be incurred without risk. If men would remember that a woman cunnot be lwaya smiling who has to cook the dlna,er, answer the door bell lalf a dozen times, and get rid of a neihior who basdroppsd tu, tend a slok baby, ie up the cut Ünger of a two-year-old, tle up the head of a six-year-old on skates, and get an eight-year-old ready lor school. A woiuan with all thls to contend with uaay claim u aa a prlvlifge to look aud teel a Hule sometióle, aod a word of sympathy would not be too much ;o expect froui the man who, during the loneymoon would not let her carry as


Ann Arbor Courier
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