Looking down, she said 
'You pay the rent, loans and all our bills! I am earning too, we need to split it off and manage, hubby' 
In an agitated voice.

'Calm! It's something that I have been auto tuned to do and you are right, we should do that but why suddenly?' 
He asked curiously.

'You have been thinking, planning and managing so many things for so long, it's been hard for you. And now that I am here, it's officially us and I don't want you to carry that burden alone anymore' 
She said, keeping her hand on his chest.

Smiling, he said
'Frankly, the so-called-burden has been much lighter and with you beside me carrying my heavy heart it's not so much of a burden anymore'
And pulling her close, he whispered