Delight

She arrived in the middle of the meeting and while taking a seat, spotted her husband on the other side of the room and smiled. His face lit up with joy- and such a joy!- I thought his face would burst from excitement. He was 69, and still so in love with his wife of thirty-some years, it gave me a warm feeling inside, along with a slight pang of loneliness.

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