Delayed alimony

October 6, 2009

There are many things about our remarriage that lend themselves to somewhat darker humor. Not completely noir, but somewhat.

At dinner, M. referred in passing to a lawyer he knows who’s paying alimony to multiple ex-wives.

“Alimony,” I mused aloud. “Why didn’t I get alimony?”

“You’re getting it now,” M. said, as he handed me some joint banking papers to sign. “It was delayed.”

We both cracked up.

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