twenty years

Twenty years ago on this day something happened that changed my life. I was invited to a barbecue by a very special friend, there was someone she thought I should meet. “I’m not interested”, I said, but I went anyway. Little did I know, she had said the same thing to the “someone”, with the same response. The rest, as they say, is history. We had a couple of dates

and before long we were cohabiting. We’ve had some good times, both at home

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7th wedding anniversary, January 2010

and away.

14.Sydney Opera House 12.10

Sydney Opera House, December 2010

We’ve had some adventures

21.Hanson Bay,Kangaroo Island 02.98

Hanson Bay, Kangaroo Island, February 1998

and some silliness.

36.Harbour Bridge climb,Sydney 12.10

Harbour Bridge Climb, Sydney, December 2010

39.with Kevin Bloody Wilson,Launceston 08.14

with Kevin Bloody Wilson, Launceston, August 2014

Six and a half years after that fateful day, we had a very formal wedding

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Wedding, Dawesley, January 2003

and reception.

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wedding reception, Dawesley, January 2003

Along the way, we have learned the essential ingredients of a successful relationship. It takes a lot of teamwork,

a bit of role play doesn’t go astray

and most importantly, don’t argue over the little things.

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with Charlie, November 2009

It’s been a fabulous journey, looking forward to the next twenty……

13 thoughts on “twenty years

  1. What a lovely post, it brought a tear to the eye! Congratulations to a fabulous couple who I am very proud to say are our bestest, oldest and most loved friends. xxx

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  2. I always remember our wedding anniversary (really, I do), but never the day of our meeting, so what a brilliant surprise to get this! Great memories – and more adventures to come!


  3. 20 years together.. how wonderful! Congratulations beautiful people 🙂 . What wonderful adventures you have had…lots of terrific memories. Love the photographs Kathy. Here’s to many more years together. XX


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