Corcoran and Higgins are featured for an article about the dynamics of couples where the wife earns more money than the husband. Corcoran says it challenged her femininity:
The struggle was as much mine as Bill’s.
She says Higgins was previously an FBI agent who made record numbers of arrests and a top Naval Reserve officer in the First Gulf War, as well as other prestigious jobs – he now has a business card with ‘Spouse’ printed on it:
I can readily take my business personality into the home. But he forces me to be a partner rather than the boss. It’s what keeps our marriage healthy.