But you may have a sibling whose pension fund has not collapsed, or a spouse.
Oh, and “full-time associates can cover any spouse or domestic partner.”
Below she describes beating your spouse at the game of chicken.
One thing men and women do agree on, however, is that their standards for a live-in partner are lower than they are for a spouse.
It will also have a new epilogue written by my spouse, Deirdre, who is the one person readers are most curious about.
Madame Flicker is so like her spouse that you would be puzzled to tell them apart, but for his black mustache.
A daughter, according to their philosophy, had no right to have an opinion of her own as to her spouse.
He heard Jack entering below, swearing at the storm, fastening the door, and finally joining his spouse in the sleeping-chamber.
“And you should have seen Paw come down off from there,” commented his spouse.
Intentional omission of one spouse to warn the other of an attempt by a third person on the life of the other spouse.
c.1200, "a married woman in relation to her husband" (also of men), from Old French spus (fem. spuse), from Latin sponsus "bridegroom" (fem. sponsa "bride"), from masc. and fem. past participle of spondere "to bind oneself, promise solemnly," from PIE *spend- "to make an offering, perform a rite" (see spondee). Spouse-breach (early 13c.) was an old name for "adultery."
(Cant. 4:8-12; Hos. 4:13, 14) may denote either husband or wife, but in the Scriptures it denotes only the latter.