Ringless & Married: Quit Judging Me

I remember that I simply could not wait until I had a shiny diamond ring on my finger. I already had a baby in my belly and the admonishment of several family members and friends. Slapping a ring on my hand would legitimize our situation. It would legitimize the child growing within me. It would take some of the sting out of being an unwed mother. ...more
@jessicasalamon She was just jealous that you looked so young and fabulous!...lol more

Ringless & Married: Quit Judging Me

I remember that I simply could not wait until I had a shiny diamond ring on my finger. I already had a baby in my belly and the admonishment of several family members and friends. Slapping a ring on my hand would legitimize our situation. It would legitimize the child growing within me. It would take some of the sting out of being an unwed mother. ...more
Thank you for sharing your story. My husband and I have been together for 13 yrs, married for 8 ... more