Memoir: How I met my wife Sybil

On the Octogenarian blog ("the musings of a retired journalist who recently turned 80"), blogger "Mortart" tells the story of how he met his wife of almost 53 years, Colby alum and Phi Beta Kappa Sybil Green, in the fall of 1952.

After nearly four years of dating a wide variety of Washington's young ladies, and failing to meet the "right girl," Sybil Green, a native of Boston, appeared in my life just before Thanksgiving Day in 1952. I never dated another girl again.

Read the complete touching story here.

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