MY BELOVED: Look at this!
ME: Oooh, I LOVE it! Wow - I wish we knew someone we could buy it for.
MY BELOVED: Mmm.
ME: Well...maybe we should get it?
Big pause while we stare at the box in my hands
ME We could get it and...and...
MY BELOVED: Hope?
ME: Yes. Hope.
So we did. And we are.