Tag Archive for wedding ring

An Exercise in Restraint

Two years ago, the diamond fell out of the Wife’s wedding ring. I finally got it replaced and surprised her with it Wednesday night. Here’s how things went down on her Facebook page:

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9 weepy women and 1 dude

Softy? Sweet? Bah. I could have ruined it all with just one video. So, so tempted.

But I exercised epic levels of restraint (for me, anyway) and did not post the following:

I don’t know, maybe I really am getting soft.

About Mike Oliveri

Mike Oliveri is a writer, martial artist, cigar aficionado, motorcyclist, and family man, but not necessarily in that order. He is currently hard at work on the werewolf noir series The Pack for Evileye Books.

Photo Friday: No Cheatin'!

I tan more than I burn, and every year I end up with a pale line under my wedding ring. This summer, thanks to the Hawai’i trip, I got the line a bit earlier than normal.

Youre not fooling anyone, fat man!

You're not fooling anyone, fat man!

If you look closely, you’ll see the line. Every year, the Wife and I joke that this means I can’t hit the bars and pick up chicks any more.

Oh, and the best part of this pic? Doing the shot when I was done.

About Mike Oliveri

Mike Oliveri is a writer, martial artist, cigar aficionado, motorcyclist, and family man, but not necessarily in that order. He is currently hard at work on the werewolf noir series The Pack for Evileye Books.

On Human (Marital) Bondage

This video has a cool little theory on why the wedding ring might be worn on the 4th finger of the hand.

It’s a simple anatomical analogy, of course, but I thought it was interesting, if a bit sappy.

I have to admit, when I started watching I expected a shocker joke in there somewhere.

About Mike Oliveri

Mike Oliveri is a writer, martial artist, cigar aficionado, motorcyclist, and family man, but not necessarily in that order. He is currently hard at work on the werewolf noir series The Pack for Evileye Books.