I am a married woman age 69 and my husband is 79. I am his second wife and we have been married for 22 years. He is not in the best of health and requires my care.
He suffers with debilitating arthritic pain and is not able to do anything except his daily living needs, watch TV and direct me to what I need to do. I am now responsible to take care of everything in and outside of the home.
He no longer drives because of his failing vision, so I am my husband’s caretaker, driver, butler and the whipping post. I took a vow for better or worse, but I am sure Wife No. 1 got the better deal.
He long ago promised his grandson, who he raised, that he would inherit his house. My husband…