LETTER: Be careful what you wish for
A 60-year-old couple were celebrating their 40th wedding anniversary. The husband took his wife to a fine restaurant; with the best wine, table cloth and silver. The wine was expensive and delicious. As they finished the second bottle of wine a fairy appeared.
She said, "I must compliment you two on your fine marriage. I will therefore give each of you one wish."
She turned to the wife. "What is your wish?"