Who’s the better half?

It’s common knowledge to refer to each other as one’s ‘better half’ but what does it really mean? Does it mean, you are not better? That there is a side of you that needs betterment? Or does it generally mean that the other person compliments your failings and drawbacks? They complete you as a person.

Great Expectations

It irritates me no end, when – – he leaves the toilet seat wet – he potters around the house, picking up stuff to clean, set right, move around – he rummages through the fridge wondering why there is still left over food, why the fish bought weeks ago is still uncooked – he walks