1. 1.
    Genetically, we're half-brothers.
    Our moms are twin sisters
  2. 2.
    He's been my closest cousin for most of my life.
    We call each other "Coz," but often "Mon Frére."
  3. 3.
    So, more like a brother.
    Last night, at dinner, Aaron's husband was watching us eat and interact, and said, "You really are like brothers."
  4. 4.
    I gave him his first beer.
    We were camping together at the Great Sand Dunes, hoping to see a UFO. We drove down together in my Jeep Renegade, and had all kinds of existential conversations. The beer was a Miller Genuine Draft.
  5. 5.
    I also spoke at his wedding.
  6. 6.
    Holy crap, Simone loves her uncles.
    And they adore her.
  7. 7.
    Aaron a psychotherapist in London.
    Freudian. Super-smart.
  8. 8.
    But he also writes a ton of books and is on BBC and stuff.
    Like I said, semi-famous.
  9. 9.
    I visit as often as I can.
    Because I love him, his husband Will, and, duh, London.
  10. 10.
    His lists are going to rock.
    They're in town for a few days, and I walked him through the app. He gets it.