For any entrepreneur who has ever wondered what's going through a spouse's mind during all the hard work of building a business, Meg Cadoux Hirshberg offers this poignant essay. She writes that she didn't know what she was getting into when her husband, Gary, helped start a little yogurt company with 19 cows and a few local accounts. But when Stonyfield Farm fell on hard times and her own inheritance was required to save it, she had to decide once and for all: "Was I in or was I out?"

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