The All Truth About Marriage From Oscar Wilde

I’ve returned again to one of my favorite authors, Oscar Wilde.
Late last night I’ve notice this piece and wanted to share a small part of it.
“…You seem to forget that I am married, and the one charm of marriage is that it makes a life of deception absolutely necessary for both parties. I never know where my wife is, and my wife never knows what I am doing. When we meet—we do meet occasionally, when we dine out together, or go down to the Duke’s—we tell each other the most absurd stories with the most serious faces. My wife is very good at it—much better, in fact, than I am. She never gets confused over her dates, and I always do. But when she does find me out, she makes no row at all. I sometimes wish she would…” – The Picture of Dorian Gray (for the 3rd time in 20 years).

and if we are talking about this subject you can’t go home without Kramer’s (Seinfeld) take:



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