[Our Annual January Get-together Was A Long-running Tradition, Going Back To The First Year Of Our Marriage. The Truth, Even Though He Denies This, Is That The First Party Was An Attempt By James To Prove To His Friends That I Wasn't As Bad A Choice Of A Mate As I Seemed. Richmond And Ramsey—and Others, Most Likely—had Warned James That A Big-mouthed, Hot-tempered Woman Like Me Could Never Be Properly Tamed. But James Was Determined To Show Them That I Could, On Occasion, Be As Domestic And Wifely As Any Other Woman. I Suspect He's Still Trying To Convince Them.]

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