He fondly remembers enjoying the “wonderful senses of humor” possessed by both Romney and his better half, Ann.
I will probably only return if my better half takes me there.
I turned and saw my better half, Emily, letting loose like no one was looking.
Equity is equality, save when a mans wife is literally his better half.
After that the husband conveys his better half to his own tent.
His better half was a big, square-jawed woman with a determined eye.
You are the friend to whom my soul is attached, as to its better half.
When he had spoken of the dancing garden, he had not noticed his better half's presence.
Nothing for it but to give the Swedes the better half of Pommern.
The duchess seemed positively to shrink from her better half's near neighborhood.
One's wife; occasionally, one's husband
[late 1500s+; either because the beloved is more than half of one or is the superior part, the soul]