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The Memoirist

A Herd of Zebras Is No Match for a New Stepmom

Back away from the children

Three zebras standing in the middle of a dry grassland.
Image by Ian Lindsay from Pixabay

I became a wife and a mother on the same day — a momentous occasion that required no epidural.

After a whirlwind courtship of three months, my husband and I eloped. We met during a military training course, and the relationship evolved quickly as many military romances do. Artillery makes the heart grow fonder.



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