I have had several people tell me that now that they know our family all preconceived notions of the "doctor's wife" and the lifestyle of a doctor have completely changed. Honestly, you are probably the only person who she has ever known to outwardly label themselves an atheist. Thank you thank you for writing this blog. It's also possible that deep down she's like many of us here, and her shelf will break and she'll want out. He wants things to be low key for now. Word to the wise, wait a day or two. Facebook Email Twitter Print. Also, we haven't practiced polygamy for over years.
I hate that it's all on his terms. When I talk to him about this he seems to agree that he doesn't like the person he's becoming and doesn't look forward to a career in medicine, but says he can't leave medicine. I will, and have said before that is is one of the worst decisions to marry a doctor also. Too often, I think, priesthood holders think that being overly controlling, they are simply wielding their authority in the home. Forty plus years later I met my incredibly wonderful fabulous Mormon husband.