Grandma’s Boo? When grandma’s got a boyfriend: Terminology hasn’t caught up with older couples


This came to my attention in reading the obituary for the man who, after 18 years of living with my mother in a serious, committed, loving relationship, died at age 95. That’s no boyfriend. She’s no girlfriend. But neither was she his wife. She was referred to in the obituary as his “domestic partner.” “DomesticContinue reading “Grandma’s Boo? When grandma’s got a boyfriend: Terminology hasn’t caught up with older couples”