Best Places Hawaii
Explore the Site
Love Stories
  Special Occasion
    Story

Submit Story
Past Winners
Contact Us

New/Featured
- New Stories
- Editor's Choice
- Visitor's Choice

Read Stories
- First Love
- First Meeting
- Holiday
- Long Distance Love
- Marriage
- Poetry
- Romance
- Second Chance
- Secret Love
- Special Occasion
- Summer Romance
- Timeless Love
- Wedding

[an error occurred while processing this directive]

Love Stories of Hawaii

Special Occasion

Rocky Road to Hawaii!
Dedicated to My loving husband, Richard Clarke

Submitted by Betty

Many, many years ago my husband and I decided that a trip to Hawaii would be the perfect way to celebrate a 25th anniversary (assuming we made it that long!). However, what with running a business, making house payments and raising two teriffic children, somehow we never actually got around to planning or saving for it. In addition, as sometimes happens in life, we found ourselves trying to work full time, raise the kids and helping to care for my aging parents.

25 years later we happily celebrated our first- born's wedding day. Later they were able to travel to Hawaii and I wished them Happy Trails. No Silver Celebration for me, though and no Hawaii -- as two years later my husband and I parted.

I loved the single life and planned to stay that way, but after four years found myself walking down the aisle to the loving arms of a man whom I'd known for 35 years! NO, we didn't honeymoon in Hawaii -- but we thought it a great idea, and started saving up, made plans, and almost bought the tickets! Again, another bump on my road to Hawaii -- cancer struck and Hawaiian plans were put on hold.

Five months later I've finished radiation treatments, am feeling fit and sassy, and our travel agent has booked us for 11 nights -- in Hawaii! Look out World, here we come!


Vote on this Story

- Excellent
- Poor

* Votes assist in assembling our "Visitor's Choice" section.

|
|
|
|
|
|
|
|
|
|
|
|
Send Story to a Friend

To: Email
From: Name
From: Email

* Email addresses are deemed strictly confidential and are not stored or distributed in any form.