No one likes to be cheated on, and being told before you are being cheated on can't be much better, but the wife in this fictional story makes the best of a sour situation. She comes home to find a letter from her husband letting her know about his infidelities. Instead of letting it get her down, she decides to take matters into her own hands. Check out this story to see how she responds to this disheartening letter.

A husband wrote the following letter for his math teacher wife and left it on the dining room table: 

To My Dear Wife,  

You must realize that you are 54 years old and I have certain needs which you are no longer able to satisfy. I am otherwise happy with you as a wife. I sincerely hope you will not be hurt or offended to learn that, by the time you read this letter, I will be at the Grand Hotel with my 18-year-old secretary. 

I'll be home before midnight.  

Your Husband. 

When he arrived home late that night, there was a letter waiting for him which read as follows:

My Dear Husband, 

I received your letter and thank you for your honesty about my being 54 years old. I would like to take this opportunity to remind you that you are also 54 years old. By the time you read this, I will be at the Breakwater Hotel with Michael, one of my students. He is young, virile and, like your assistant, 18-years-old.  

Being a successful businessman who has an excellent knowledge of man, you can easily appreciate the fact that 18 goes into 54 a lot more times than 54 goes into 18, so don't wait up. I’ll be home sometime tomorrow. 

Your Wife.