Eventually, we pushed ourselves out the door. We didn't know where we were going. We just got in the car and drove. We decided, in an effort to not bicker, to just go to a restaurant we love. After a tense, 10-minute drive, we sat down in a restaurant at the very late hour of 7 p.m.
Together, we took a breath of freedom.
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You see, we were together. We didn't have to work. We didn't have someone throwing food at us. We could eat our food while it was still hot. Stealing Couple Moments During Family Time
We could even—gasp!—talk to one another without interruptions.
In short, it was heaven. Our relationship needed it.
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Still, next time, we may plan ahead in an attempt to avoid the pre-date bickering. We'll see if that's successful.