And if everyone who hit their spouse landed in jail, we might be rather shocked at the percentage.
She is dressed in bridal white with wreath and veil, and receives a wedding-ring, as spouse of the Church.
You and your spouse both like Oreos.
Mary Thy Mother stopped at the foot of the Cross, but poverty mounted it with Thee and clasped Thee in her embrace unto the end; and when Thou wast dying of thirst, as a watchful spouse she prepared for Thee the gall.
Law was thus the spouse of the sovereign of the sky, but Aeschylus identified her with the Earth (worshipped at Athens as Ge-Themis), not only the kindly Mother, but the goddess who bound herself by fixed rules or laws of nature and life.