When you spend $30 on a fly rod because you've always wanted one, and it's on sale because a store is going out of business, and you won't get another chance to get one so cheap, and you feel guilty about buying it.
When you buy lunch instead of bringing left-overs from home.
When looking at pictures of your kids and grandkids brings you more joy than if someone gave you a new Porsche (though that will never happen, but one can dream
When you look at your wife and honestly say that even when she's difficult, she's the most important person in your life (yeh, I know, women say that about their men when the men are being difficult too
When you are willing to watch a chick-flick with your DW, when you know there's a crucial NFL game playing on another channel.
When you omit the seasonings you love on the roasted chicken because others in your family can't, or won't eat it with those seasonings.
All family men out there, spill your guts. Just remember, thse are choices we choose out of love for our families. The choices are not burdens, but a show of love for our favorite people.
Seeeeeeya; Chief Longwind of the North