...ughs with each other. But when his input, however poor,
or sex tapered off, Blondie began to wonder if she was not doing something right. Maybe the
problems they had begun to have with nearly all the aspects of their marriage were her
fault. She analyzed everything she did and carefully censured herself in her interactions
with Dagwood. None of this seemed to help and the distance grew even further between him.
Then Blondie finally noticed that Dagwood was later coming home from work than usual. The
usual was that he was never late because his boss, Mr. Dithers, never allowed over time.
This was when she suspected that Dagwood could be having an affair with another woman.
Blondie had never any reason to doubt Dagwood's fidelity and still had trouble with the
very thought of him in the throes of passion with another woman.
Maybe this was the reason that she was working so hard to rebuild her body, to make it a
sexy thing to want to have sex with. A carefree thought floated through Blondie's mind with
that revelation: If he doesn't appreciate what I'm trying to do for him, then maybe another
man will. Blondie jolted from that thought, in shock from the very idea of it. She was a
well brought up woman ...