Seven of the Gazillion Reasons Kris Takle Is Fun to Love
ONE – He always tells me when he falls, almost falls, or bumps his head, because he knows I’ll laugh until I cry.
TWO – He encourages me. He makes me feel like a good writer, a good mother, a good wife, a good friend. And his encouragement makes me want to be better at those things.
THREE – He responds with a “What can I do to make this better?” whenever I share something that is bothering me. He is quite the great responder guy.
FOUR – He is a fierce protector. Don’t mess with me yo, ‘cuz my man will break you. (I don’t watch Jersey Shore, although this one just made me sound like I do.)
FIVE – His Taklisms are priceless. Here are a few:
Take the world by the horns.
I’m as happy as a kite. (He defends this one by asking if I’ve ever seen a
I haven’t been feeling on top of the weather, (as opposed to being under
Y’all have no idea how I could on and on with these. NO. IDEA.
SIX – Whenever he plays with our children, he is louder than they are. He makes this house fun. Of course, my quick humor makes it pretty dang fun, too. Just thought I’d prop myself up on that one. Because FUN is my middle name.
It’s not really. Dusty Fun would have sounded odd.
SEVEN – He never flies a trip where he doesn’t send me a text message that looks like this:
I miss you :(
I miss YOU, Kris Takle. I wish you were here to celebrate with me, but you are out providing for our family, ‘cause momma’s gotta eat.
You bless me daily. And, I love you even more today than I did seven years ago.
Happy Anniversary. My world is sweeter because of you.