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"The fact that you both are willing to consider having such a rule means you probably don't need it. SGSpouse would never agree to such a rule and even if she did she would change her mind and ignore it the first time she wanted to collect something. She keeps everything." Salaryguru

Sounds like your wife is a lot like mine. She has a mind of her own. If even suggested such a rule she'd get a sad unhappy look on her face and get real quiet, even quieter than she normally is.

That rule just wouldn't fly in our house. A few months ago I asked her if she could go through one box of flim-flam and papers a week and get rid of it and I was thinking after a year she would have gotten rid of 52 boxes. You know how many boxes she's gone through and gotten rid of? Zero.

Just bringing it up drives a wedge between us and it doesn't work. All it does is cause "duality and separation" so I'm just planning on dying before her so I don't have to deal with the mountains of boxes and flim flam she's accumulated over a lifetime.

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