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Daily Archives: April 25, 2009

on “trophy wife”

by Rob Friesel

Is there really a better, more apt, more semantically appropriate expression in modern English1 than “trophy wife”? ┬áConsider it: There is (perhaps) a hard-won battle in leading up to the “winning” of the trophy. But once you have that trophy, all that’s left is the memory of that winning… …the trophy itself is dead weight […]