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Dating an otr truck driver
Our relationship was a gift granted and I won't take it for granted!
In my stories before this one, I’ve spoken of trust, respect, and communication where truck drivers are concerned, and this has to also be where marriages and relationships are concerned as well.
If I’m not going to be true to myself about how I feel for the person I’m with, and I think or feel that I need to turn to someone else while they’re gone, then I need to be true enough within myself not to be dating or married to that person.
Even though he’s gone for a short while,it feels like forever at times, and I’m so very grateful when I get to go with him on a trip.
I love being able to wake next to him and watch him sleep, or waking to him watching me.
I’ve come to a point that I savor every moment when he’s home.
It helps me get through the “away” times when he’s gone.
To gaze into the eyes of the one you love as you say “I love you” and mean it as if it’s the last time you’ll ever get to say it.
Being able to hear the laughter or just to be……nothing more while in the same room with your other half.
There’s a comfort in knowing that all is ok while being in the same room with the one you love in total silence.
As I talk to Earl on the phone and listening to his voice I go through all of this in my mind - the memories.