The Best Time My Civil War Soldier Came Home
"My boyfriend, let’s call him Eli, fights for the Union Army. Sometimes Confederate, but mostly Union. He uses the excuse “I don’t have enough ammunition” as a reason for not going away for a weekend, and he once gave me a piece of hardtack, saying “Something to remember me by — it’ll last longer than I will.” Yep, dude’s a Civil War reenactor.”
Over at The Hairpin, what it’s like to have a real life Daguerreotype Boyfriend.