Thursday, May 8, 2014
Why Couples Stop Talking
I once heard a story about a retired business executive and his wife. One evening, the wife called friends to ask what they were doing.
"Oh," said the other wife, "we're just talking and drinking tea."
The executive's wife hung up the phone. "They're drinking tea and talking," she told her husband. "Why don't we ever do that?" The executive said, "So, make us some tea." Soon they sat with their freshly brewed tea, stirring the tea and staring at each other. And stirring. And staring.
Read the entire article by Greg Smalley here.