Pity the man (I've just started reading):
â€œWe were not a happy couple, and not a miserable couple. We were six of one and half-a-dozen of the other. How it was I donâ€™t understand, but we always seemed to be getting, with the best of motives, in one anotherâ€™s way. When I wanted to go upstairs, there was my wife coming down; or when my wife wanted to go down, there was I coming up. That is married life, according to my experience of it.â€
Excerpt From: Wilkie Collins. â€œThe Moonstone.â€ Apple Books.