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what you love about your OH

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tiamariaxxx Sat 21-Dec-13 20:52:55

Hiya, im writing this really as the other day i started a thread on here which i didnt make my fella sound to be very nice sad
Kinda feel a bit guilty for it really so as a reminder to my self why i love him to bits smile In no particualar order -

1) Hes funny
2) Brilliant daddy
3) Hardworking
4) Supportive of me
5) Gorgeous smile smile smile smile
6) Big and strong
7) Nice tatts
8) Caring
9) Generous (in all different ways wink)
10) We just have a great partnership smile

probilly loads more aswell smile

Wbu?

Joysmum Sat 21-Dec-13 20:57:38

He's so caring
He's funny
He's clever
He's considerate
He wants me to be happy and pushes me to do what I want
He's unselfish
His problem solving is amazing
He's everything I'm not so we're a great partnership
He's sexy
He's a fantastic lover who satisfies me every time

tiamariaxxx Sat 21-Dec-13 20:59:32

I forgot he is very protective also which i like smile

DeckTheHallsWithBoughsOfHorry Sat 21-Dec-13 21:05:37

His hands make me weak at the knees. Ditto strong broad chest.

::wibble::

tiamariaxxx Sat 21-Dec-13 21:15:07

DeckTheHallsWithBoughsOfHorry

Sounds like mine smile

ukalady Sat 21-Dec-13 21:16:40

he makes me smile laugh we like simlair things ie walking getting out doors meeting freinds

PuppyMummy Sat 21-Dec-13 21:26:00

what a nice thread

mine
1. is sexy
2. is clever
3. works really hard
4. looks after me
5. encourages me
6. always knows what to do in a bad situation
7. is very funny
8. will be an amazing dad
9. is really nice to my mum and looks after her too.
10. puts up with my pregnancy rage and tantrums!

tinkertaylor1 Sat 21-Dec-13 21:34:44

1) funniest person i have ever met
2) gives great massages (having a foot one now!)
3) besotted with DD2
4) would give us his last penny
5) Is my best friend.
6) we were made for each other in bed!
7) he is a really genuinely nice person
8) he supports me in anything I want to do.
9) when push comes to shove he will always pick me over MIL!
10) He has a fantastic smile
11) he is my big gorilla

I actually could list stuff about him all night because I luffs him so much!

BusWanker Sat 21-Dec-13 21:34:53

He's a good dad
He makes me laugh
I think he knows me better than I know myself
He works hard to support us
He's nerdy in a cute way
He makes me feel nice. When I just had our baby and looked rough he said I looked beautiful
He just let me eat the biscuits he bought me for Christmas tonight instead
He married me when no other man was brave enough smile

LittlePeaPod Sat 21-Dec-13 21:37:20

1) His funny
2) Very intelligent (emotionally and intellectually)
3) Hardworking
4) Supportive - even stands up to MIL when needed.
5) Sensitive
6) His a man, IYSWIM
7) Loving
8) Thoughtful
9) Generous
10) Tactile
11) Loyal
12) Romantic
11) Spontaneous
12) Respectful
13) Forthright
14) His gorgeous with the most amazing arse and eyes well I think they are grin

Not only do I love him, I also respect, admire and really like him. I could go on and on and on.... In my eyes his simply wonderful.

YouAreMyRain Sat 21-Dec-13 21:42:37

Funny
Clever
Kind
Generous
Helpful
Perfect cock
Considerate
Thoughtful
Loving father
Great body
Similar tastes/opinions etc
smile

tiamariaxxx Sat 21-Dec-13 21:47:15

Aww everyones sounds lovely smile

bumbumsmummy Sat 21-Dec-13 21:59:52

He's the love of my life
He's a provider
He's funny
Smart
He inspires people
He sees potential in people and pushes them to be reach it
He's not afraid of hard work
He's a great daddy
He remembers the things that matter
He's very thoughtful
Good lover nice equipment makes sure I get mine to wink
He's protective
He has amazing hands n arms
He's a family man
We are a team
He's not afraid of anything
If my backs against the wall he'll always talk me down
He's sexy as hell even my gay BFF thinks he's buff

Wishfulmakeupping Sat 21-Dec-13 22:05:21

This thread makes a nice change from hearing about crappy OHs
Anyway...
He's loyal, thoughtful, caring, he's a wonderful daddy to our dd, he works hard for us all, he really tries to make everyone happy all the time, he's funny, he's gorgeous and is a truly good person which I think is so rare

womma Sat 21-Dec-13 22:11:42

Mine's just lovely. If he didn't snore he'd be perfect. I've always told him I won the boy lottery when I met him ( it was a long time ago, boy did fit him better then) and I still firmly believe that. Lucky aren't we?

LegoStillSavesMyLife Sat 21-Dec-13 22:22:08

I flippant one is

"when he's stressed he cleans"

Sometimes I pick a fight because I can't be arsed to clean the kitchen.

Pepperandhotmilk Sat 21-Dec-13 22:23:19

He loves me and our children
He works all hours and hands all his money to us
He is funny - hilarious, actually - and loves jokes
He loves my family and makes a real effort with them
He loves my best friend
He loves movie nights with me
He snuggles into me at night
He loves my feminism and is himself feminist
He would never EVER betray or be disloyal to me or our children
He is my soulmate
He is so great, I could go on and on.

He's funny, sincere, clever, hardworking and kind. Love him millions.

ladylashes Sat 21-Dec-13 22:23:52

He's intelligent
He's funny
He's ALWAYS calm, even in a crisis
He believes in people
He adores animals
He's a great listener
He cries
He's always there when I need him
He has an amazing work ethic
He's reliable
He's fab with his tongue!
He's a bit of a geek
He's respectful of women
He is going to be a fantastic dad when our baby's born in April

smile

LegoStillSavesMyLife Sat 21-Dec-13 22:27:37

On a more serious note

1). He is both a gentleman and a gentle man
2). He always does his best and thinks of others
3). He is my world. I can't imagine life without him.
4). He has the patience (&desire) to build endless Lego whatnots with the DS (Lego is vital ChezLego)
5). He makes me a cup of tea every morning.
6). I love his addiction to buying kit for his hobby - it shows he's mortal like the rest of us.

recall Sat 21-Dec-13 22:29:09

He makes me belly laugh most days

muddylettuce Sat 21-Dec-13 22:52:47

He's funny and sarcastic, we laugh always
He's strong, he can wrap his arms around me twice over
He saved me from a life of solitude and misery
He is generous, often forsaking his own needs to make me happy
He is hot in bed, the best sex I've ever had
He does what I ask him to do round the house with only a teeny bit of grumbling!
He is a fun daddy, dd loves him so much
He loves animals, our house is like a zoo
He is caring and compassionate and I love that he does that for a living too, so proud.

BusWanker Sat 21-Dec-13 22:53:17

YouAreMyRain did you mean COCK or COOK?

fifi669 Sat 21-Dec-13 22:58:39

He loves being a family,
he is sexy,
he makes me feel sexy,
He's intelligent, funny and kind.
If I'm stressed he takes over with DS, does the bedtime routine, gives me a massage and feeds me chocolate smile

FreakinAllAboutSugar Sat 21-Dec-13 23:01:42

He adores both DS equally even though only DS2 is biologically his.
Also gives killer foot rubs.
He's tall and strong (just as well because I'm neither grin)
He owns a spice rack and knows how to use it!
He's scarily clever but never at others' expense.
He fully supports my geekiness and pedantry.
He is always gentle and kind - even when winding me up!

Poshnosh Sat 21-Dec-13 23:08:49

I love that I can be me infront of him. It hasn't always been like that but after nearly 10 years there's nothing I can't do or say infront of him.

I love that he is the best dad ever to our DC. Always puts them first and wants the best for them.

He makes me laugh all the time and I know we will always be together. I try to make him laugh but I am shit at being funny but atleast I try! For example I was having a wee and he said 'ooooh nice skid marks' cue me thinking oooooooh noooo but he was just being silly.

I honestly can't think of a thing I would change about him.

Moxiegirl Sat 21-Dec-13 23:14:58

He does most of the housework and gets up to the children much more than me.
He's calm.
He loves me.
I'm a pain in the arse but he doesn't care grin
He has shared custody of his daughter from first marriage and is on good terms with his ex wife. (I think this says a lot actually)
He is a nice man.
Cooks the Xmas dinner grin

cheesypastaplease Sat 21-Dec-13 23:23:04

He makes me laugh
He thinks that the dc are amazing and they think that of him
He's very protective of me and extended family
He's very loyal
He always tries to support me
He LOVES doing DIY
He really, really enjoys doing finances - just as well as I think it's beyond boring
He supports my geeky ways!

kelper Sat 21-Dec-13 23:31:17

Thought I'd better balance out my likes and dislikes!
He's my soul mate. Although he can be a bit meh, I love him ever so much.
He brings me random presents, and buys me flowers regularly.
He doesn't think I'm fat.
He'd do anything for me (and I for him)
He makes tea occasionally, and doesn't tut when I have another glass of wine.
When we met i had lots of his friends tell me he'd never settle down, never want children etc. his reply to them all was he'd never met the right person. Ds is his pride and joy smile

onedev Sat 21-Dec-13 23:32:10

He is just great - he loves me even when I'm at my most psycho!
He's a fantastic dad.
He supports me in my career & choices no matter what.
He looks super sexy, especially when wearing a suit - gorgeous broad back!
He brings me McDonalds when I'm hungover even though when he's hungover I'm mean & angry & annoyed that our day is potentially ruined!
We've somehow created 3 gorgeous boys & I just can't believe my luck.

onedev Sat 21-Dec-13 23:35:23

Should also add after reading others , he's calm; gets up with the boys way more often than I do; does the majority of the housework & cooks Christmas dinner grin

tiamariaxxx Sat 21-Dec-13 23:39:13

Were all so lucky arent we. Cant believe after 7 1/2 years im still madly in love with him, i just knew there was something about him first time we ever met smile

We did have a rocky first few months due to certain problems, i guess you could say i took the biggest chance of my life by standing by him think its pulled off, we are both better people smile

I dont usually like him seeing what im upto on the pc but i hope he does have a nose at this and he might realise how much i love him

Moxiegirl Sat 21-Dec-13 23:42:40

Oh yes forgot to mention he loves me whatever weight I am, I have fluctuated about 5 stone since I met him and he doesn't mind and finds me attractive whatever my weight shocksmile

tiamariaxxx Sat 21-Dec-13 23:52:01

Moxie girl im same my weights been up and down like a yoyo he dont seem to care. Just before i got pregnant with my eldest i was feeling upset id gone from a 14 to a 16 and he made a little comment he swears he was joking but i went mad hes never commented since lmao

echt Sun 22-Dec-13 05:10:16

He's a good man
He works hard
He knows my job is harder than his, though he gets paid way more
He's really good at pressie buying
He does all the cooking
He reads, loves films, as I do
He gets me to see bands I wouldn't otherwise see
He's funny
He's a good dad to our DD
I assume he still fancies me, though he remarked positively about Miley Cyrus in Wrecking Ball. And the same about the chap who did the Chatroulette parody.grin

TheBrotherHoodOfSteel Sun 22-Dec-13 07:18:41

His sexy smile...wink

SELondonSwede Sun 22-Dec-13 07:38:34

He loves his family
He dots on ds and is so proud of him
He is very practical
Generous beyond belief
Always puts his family first
Solution orientated
He is funny
Supportive - even stands up to MIL when needed. Sensitive
Thoughtful
Loyal
He likes to talk & listens
He is Gorgeous

HairyGrotter Sun 22-Dec-13 07:40:34

Lovely thread!

My fiancé is strong minded, challenges me (and I him, a little too much sometimes), his only want in life is love, he's sensitive, caring, kind, generous, a wonderful daddy to my DD, adores the both of us, thinks I'm the most beautiful woman alive (I think he needs new glasses), his favourite thing in the whole world is snuggles with DD and I in the morning, he works hard, intelligent, funny, a liberal feminist, respectful, sexy as fuck, massages me, doesn't strop, tolerates my mood swings in the run up the the crimson bastard, affectionate, thoughtful and downright perfect for me.

Cannot wait to get married to him and I thought I'd NEVER say that grin

Mrs4561 Sun 22-Dec-13 15:18:34

Love this thread, has made me think about just how much I love my DH smile
He's gorgeous
He's an amazing dad to our ds (and did more than his share of the 4/5am wake ups, dispute working long hours)
He works damn hard so I can be a sahm
He's funny
He knows my job as a sahm is equally important and difficult as his (and stands up for me if anyone ever dare say I don't work/don't have a job)
He's just on the same 'wavelength' as me iyswim
He's really supportive of me studying for a degree
He will always put me and ds first
He will get takeaway whenever I cba cooking way too often
He's very intelligent, and we have the longest most bizare conversations
He 100% trustworthy and honest (even when telling me what clothes looks good/bad etc)
Aww I luffs him I do!

angelinajelly Sun 22-Dec-13 18:20:46

He's kind, gentle, generous and loyal. I know I can trust him completely. He puts my happiness first. He listens to me and respects my opinion. He makes me feel beautiful. He is never demanding. He gives everything a lot of thought, and it matters to him that he does the right thing. He makes me feel safe and loved and wanted, always.

RedBushedT Sun 22-Dec-13 18:30:52

ooh lovely thread.
My DP is wonderful and I love him because:
He's funny, intelligent, kind and caring. He supports me and make me feel so safe and cherished. He is sexy as can be and we are so well matched in bed wink he makes me weak at the knees just by holding my hand or giving me "that" look.
I admire his determination and his ambition. He's amazing with his kids and mine too.
I'm just so happy he's all mine smile

fuckwittery Sun 22-Dec-13 18:32:13

Hilariously funny
Painfully honest but never tells a lie
Suffers no fools
Wants to make me happy
Brilliant dad in so many ways
We have an equal partnership in childcare and household chores,
He is v handy around the house
Loyal
Sexy and hot in bed

Lol at perfect cock. I once sent DH a text in the early days of our relationship saying I love your beautiful penis (I know I know), except I sent it to one of our mutual friends instead. He is a good man as he has forgiven me.

HopAlongOnItsOnlyChristmas Sun 22-Dec-13 18:35:15

He's thoughtful, kind and loving. He's a great dad. Hes sensible and responsible (esp with money). He's funny and clever and good in bed. Pretty much feel like I struck gold most days.

Pipsmilkmaid Sun 22-Dec-13 19:00:58

He gets up to make me a cup of tea at the 3am feed even though I sneak out of bed to feed our son.
He also eats more chocolate then me!

He's just got in from work (works mostly 7days in dec due being the owner of a fab independent booze shop shop, immediately got stuck into the mountain of dishes without a word and made me, DS and my mum an awesome chorizo risotto which we washed down with a fairly extravagant bottle of wine he brought home, just coz.
Pretty much sums him up smile

Twinkly-eyed loveliness a bonus.

fifi669 Sun 22-Dec-13 19:32:02

DP was sending some rude texts.... He said thinking of your mum makes me penis twitch..... He meant my bum (I hope!)

BikeRunSki Sun 22-Dec-13 19:35:20

He always keeps it together in a crisis. However big ( uterine rupture and crash section; redundancy) or small (broken down fridge) and all the big and small things that life sends you in between; if I am flapping and crying anxiously, then DH is sorting it out.

BikeRunSki Sun 22-Dec-13 19:39:10

Because, when he was made redundant when DD (our DC2) was 4 weeks old, he took a job he knew he would hate and did it, uncomplainingly for 18 months.

Offred Sun 22-Dec-13 19:59:56

Intense up and down relationship with relatively new bf but sister suggested I think about his positives so in no particular order;

1. He is patient and supportive with my anxiety
2. He cries often
3. He lets his big feelings free all over my carefully constructed emotional walls
4. He is hairy like a wild animal
5. He is really silly
6. He loves, and can talk to, children
7. He is brave
8. He loves animals
9. The sex is always really good and he's really excited by my horrible overweight and post children body
10. He is dewy-eyed
11. He has swallowed a thesaurus
12. He loves cuddling
13. We have similar but different enough beliefs to make things interesting
14. He thinks creatively
15. He actively cares for people
16. He loves his mum and dad
17. He is enabling me to respect myself and expect respect from others

Charlie97 Sun 22-Dec-13 20:05:03

:-) everything, just everything! 27 years married and I love him sooo much still! Xx

cantheyseeme Sun 22-Dec-13 20:13:24

He loves me for me.
He gave me 2 beautiful daughters.
He is an amazing daddy.
He cleans.
He introduced me to amazing music.
There is nothing i cant say to him (including bitching about mil blush )
He is on the same wavelength as me.
He makes me laugh every single day.
He takes my v complicated relationship with my family with a pinch of salt and suppports all my decisions, especially regarding our dd's.
He makes me feel loved and secure.
He never raises his voice with me or the girls, let alone anything else.
He doesnt piss anywhere hes not meant to grin

sm54 Sun 22-Dec-13 20:29:29

He's really, really funny and probably the cleverest person I've ever known.
He's so cute with our girls.
He's even more of a idealistic lefty than he was when we met.
He can do stuff I can't dream of (he's really musical, I'm tone deaf).
He doesn't take himself too seriously.
He's incredibly self-aware. Maybe that's why he doesn't take himself too seriously!

sm54 Sun 22-Dec-13 20:30:08

Oh and he's an incredible cook! I burn water.

savemefromrickets Sun 22-Dec-13 21:00:44

He's funny and kind.

He also humours me, such as yesterday when I wanted to have a disco light show bath at midnight, even though there really wasn't enough room he got in, complete with his text Santa reindeer hat on, and we sat (un)comfortably drinking whisky and watching the lights.

He's just lovely.

something2say Sun 22-Dec-13 21:29:11

Mine is gentle. I like hearing him talk to people. He is loving and clings on close to me. He is super talented and takes me everywhere with him. He encourages me. He is gorgeous and has a gorgeous bum!

Merry Christmas all!!!

Tiptopform Sun 22-Dec-13 23:20:16

He has integrity running through him like 'Blackpool' through Blackpool's peppermint rock; he is very amusing; he loves being with me and our DS and shows it by being at his most relaxed and happy; he is beautiful - and is maturing as pricelessly as a fine wine; he could not be a better supporter of me and of us all; he brings home the bacon without complaint as I re-train; he is universally liked by our friends in the face of his disbelief; I seriously can't imagine being with anyone else for the rest of my life. Lucky me!

HogiBear27 Sun 22-Dec-13 23:21:25

Lovely thread - I hope I meet a man lik eone of these men one day lol!

lisad123everybodydancenow Sun 22-Dec-13 23:38:30

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Chippingnortonset123 Sun 22-Dec-13 23:42:19

He supports me with aged parents and additional woes.

MistressDeeCee Mon 23-Dec-13 11:47:55

He's a brilliant stepdad to my DDs - treats them as his own
Kindhearted
Not a mean bone in his body - a real provider
Family orientated
Handsome and sexy. Really lovely eyes, and mouth..
Gives me a nice massage when stressed
A good cook
Pulls cooker, fridge, washing machine etc out to clean behind them
Slightly geeky, which I find endearing in lots of ways

Despite some things I dont like about him, the above are more than enough for me to love him deeply, especially the way he is with my DDs. Theyre so happy around him. He has my back in this life, would never let me fall..& Im the same with him. 1st hubby was crap...I lost a lump of stone and found me a diamond smile

Hypermutley Tue 24-Dec-13 23:29:20

Lovely comments there ladies they sound wonderful, shows all the good ones are taken smile ....can I ask, if you weren't physically attracted to them would you stay with them despite all the best bits?

tiamariaxxx Tue 24-Dec-13 23:41:26

Think ive gone beyond the point were we're only together through physical attraction, yes it helps but i cant imagine my life without him even his bad points smile

Apatite1 Wed 25-Dec-13 00:01:39

Can't imagine my life without him. Five years later, he still looks at me like I'm the best thing since sliced bread. The great sense of humour and mega cuddles dont hurt either.

lisad123everybodydancenow Wed 25-Dec-13 01:38:36

Message withdrawn at poster's request.

Lucylloyd13 Wed 25-Dec-13 08:23:19

He is kind
He is generous
He is clever
He is thoughtful
He has an enormous cock and knows how to use it.

HappyCliffmas Wed 25-Dec-13 09:21:24

This is going to sound so daft but it's his 'sleep face' that makes me feel all soft. He is one of those people that has a very mobile face - he's very expressive and his eyebrows are always all over the place grin
However when he's sleeping, his face is completely relaxed, just like a baby and he looks utterly content and peaceful.

He can make me howl with laughter in a way that no other person can.
He's an amazing cook.
He's 'manly' - hairy chest, knows how to fix a car, unblock a pipe, shin up a ladder, build stuff etc. <wobble>
Despite the 'manliness' he has the most hilarious sounding giggle I have ever heard.
He's not always easy to get along with - he can be very direct! - but he is always honest and I know that I can rely on him to tell me the truth about things, even when I don't want to hear it.
If I had to make a 3am "Bugger, where do I bury the body" phonecall, he would be there with a shovel, no questions asked grin

CarpeVinum Wed 25-Dec-13 09:50:04

He is a big, hairy, macho bear of a man, who has absolutly no problem expressing all his feelings. He is highly communicative, I have never ever have to guess at what is going on in his head. He is sensitive to a fault. He has never stopped working on growing and overcoming the scars left by his childhood/adolecence/young adulthood with a very very severaly mentally ill mother.

He loves me. Heart and soul. Nothing held back. He can't go a day without telling me I am beuatiful and praising my values, principle and character. I have no intension of updating the perscription for his glasses, or pointing out how he glosses over the veritable flotilla of faults I have. grin

And he is the best father I have ever seen. I watch him and DS together and my heart sings. So attached, involved and loving. He is the complete opposite of my frigid, distant father. From 0-13 there is nothing he has shirked from doing for DS. He even did a stint as a SAHD so I could go back to work when he saw that being a full time SAHM was killing me. That is no small or easy choice to make in Italy, where SAHD are as common as unicorns and the very idea attracts crisitsm, derision and outright insult.

I knew he was going to be a star father the day I stood on a lecture stage in front of 500 teachers with the hump cos they had to be there. I could see him dealing with Worst Pureed Cauliflower Poo Explosion Eveh! just through the glass doors (the conference centre had locked the bathroom during talks...and then all the staff buggered off). Despite dealing with perhaps the worst smelling, most invasive poo DS had ever managed in his short life, he still looked up, blew me a kiss and mouthed "you will be fantastic. I love you" at me as I stood there quivering and overcome with stage fright. And it's all been uphill from there.

I love him so much. Perfect he is not. But he is perfect for me and DS.

CarpeVinum Wed 25-Dec-13 10:03:08

1st hubby was crap...I lost a lump of stone and found me a diamond

^^That. Exactly that.

Second time lucky and all that jazz. fsmile

tinselandtantrums Wed 25-Dec-13 10:29:41

He shares my sense of humour and we've had a good giggle this morning at some of the smug postings. It may be xmas but still...wonder statistically how many posters will soon be posting on other threads and advised to LTB..

Warbride Wed 25-Dec-13 11:42:22

My hubby is currently in the kitchen peeling sprouts! Nuff said! :-D

ThistledownAndCobweb Wed 25-Dec-13 12:03:03

He always puts me first
He makes me laugh
He never ever bears a grudge and when I do he makes me realise what an arse I'm being
He looks like a real uncaring bruiser but is unfailingly kind and thoughtful to other people
He thinks I'm beautiful even now I'm middle aged and plump
He's relentlessly practical. He can fix things and sort out problems.
He looks after me when I'm ill
If I look tired he offers to drive me into work, even if this means he has to reorganise his own day or inconvenience himself.
He has eyes that change from blue to green according to his mood
He's learnt to cook and clean and does a bloody good job
He's my best friend, I can be myself with him

OttilieKnackered Wed 25-Dec-13 12:12:30

He is incredibly sexy and handsome. An actual ex model (much unlike me). He is kind and caring and thoughtful. He has supported me through the worst year of my life and let's me talk about my ex (who died) without ever getting funny about it. He's funny and sweet and tells me he loves me every day. He's very sexy and great in bed. He's generous and buys thoughtful lovely gifts.

The only bad thing is he's not here with me today.

jimijack Wed 25-Dec-13 12:19:41

If it's possible, he adores & loves our children more than I do.

He is tolerant

Great cook

Not selfish

Thoughtful

Brilliant at anything diy

Loves me, shows it, tells me, means it.

Dunno, he is just so lovely.

ImAnElfJeSuisUneElf Wed 25-Dec-13 12:21:17

He travelled halfway across the country to get me something id seen on a weekend away for my Christmas present. smile

Wideboy Wed 25-Dec-13 17:15:24

She has been and still is an amazing mother to our 4 sons - all now grown up and flown the nest
She makes me laugh
I make her laugh
I can be myself in her company
She is my best friend
She gave me the thing I wanted most in life - a happy marriage, family and home
She has always supported me in my career ambitions and because of that, they have paid off
Her human qualities - the same qualities that make her a great mother make her good at her job (in education)
She has both feet on the ground and isn't high maintenance. She doesn't expect a great deal, which makes it enjoyable to do things for her
I could go on. She isn't perfect, nor am I, but the good points far outshine the others. We've been together 40 years, married 38 and I love her to bits

EllaFitzgerald Wed 25-Dec-13 21:24:19

-He is the kindest man I've ever met
-He's not swayed by what other people think of him
-He's really quick witted and incredibly funny, he makes me belly laugh every day
-He's bloody lush! Big broad shoulders, muscly thighs and stunning eyes
-He makes me feel beautiful, even when I know I look rough
-He works really hard to make sure I never go without
-He puts me before him every single time
-He's no pushover, he doesn't put up with any of my nonsense!
-He loves our life together and our home
-He treats my family like his own
-He's always up for trying new things with me
-He's always bringing home presents when he goes out. Not big stuff, but a bar of chocolate or some bubble bath
-He's much nicer than I am

headinhands Thu 26-Dec-13 08:24:39

Ah this is lovely reading. I think my dh is quite nice too

FolkGirl Thu 26-Dec-13 10:25:42

I don't have an OH, but was really enjoying reading this thread.

This... He doesnt piss anywhere hes not meant to was hilarious as I'm surprised at how often it is a quality lacking in some women's OHs!!

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