Scenes From A Marriage – III
Marriage – Rule No. 3
Don’t EVER criticize your husband’s sense of aesthetics
Me: The nail cutter and letter opener do not belong on the centre table…They don’t gel with the decor and anyway, the living room is no place for them…Can you please put them away?
Husband: Who says they don’t belong there…The centre table is the most practical place to keep them since I spend most of my time in the living room…Why should I have to go all the way to the bedroom to get them? As for gelling with the decor – they blend right in…
Me: They go with the decor? Are you nuts! What do you know about aesthetics?
Husband: You are right, I don’t know anything…That’s why I married you…