She said she had never heard of a man treating a woman like that. The language used in this novel doesn't wax poetic about "delicate nubbins of flesh" or "steely manhoods," but utilizes four-letter words that say exactly what they mean. Tired of being out to eat and him groveling at something much younger. We are all competing with an enormous information power produced by advertisers and society and turmoil sells more than contentment. In other words, the same guy I was when she met me 20 plus years ago. Al your post is wonderful. Mar 12th, by OMGchronicles.