Balanced between different worlds: A review of Sophia Raday's "Love in Condition Yellow: A Memoir of an Unlikely Marriage (Literary Mama - August 2009)
A change occurs when I tell people outside the military community that I am an Army spouse. It's a small one, certainly. In fact, the shift may be imperceptible to the uninitiated. But it is there all the same. Once my admission is out there, floating in the ether, I know there will now be misconceptions about who I am, assumptions about my values and beliefs, and conversation topics that my associates will no longer feel comfortable broaching. That's just the way it is...
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