Buy Me Anything

How I Know My Rich Older Man Will Buy Me Anything and Everything I Ask For: Part 2

Every woman should have the expe­ri­ence of own­ing a piece of fur. It’s bet­ter than the first prom or home­com­ing; far bet­ter than a first kiss. And it should be pur­chased by some­one who adores you, who has not yet lifted the scales from his (or her) eyes to see what faults and flaws you pos­sess. Part of the magic was, of course, the ele­ment of sur­prise. But I think the best […]

How I Know My Rich Older Man Will Buy Me Anything and Everything I Ask For: Part 1

I had avoided let­ting my older fiancé, Patrick, buy me a condo or pay my rent. That part of me that wanted to remain finan­cially inde­pen­dent was crit­i­cal to my sense of well-being and self-esteem. It was also a way of pro­tect­ing myself, should he decide to leave me. But he always paid for every­thing else: vaca­tions, flights, fancy din­ners, week­end get­aways, and inci­den­tals. Christ­mas was com­ing up and he wanted to […]