Changing gender roles in dating
It is imperative that you keep an open mind when it comes to gender roles, otherwise you risk losing the person you love most.
In other words, take into consideration your spouse’s background.
"I don't know how it's going for my sisters, but as my 40s and Verizon bills and mortgage payments roll on, I seem to have an ever more recurring 1950s housewife fantasy," says Sandra, the main breadwinner in her first of marriage of 13 years and now the main breadwinner again with a new partner.
But over the recent couple of decades, due to economic and socio-political changes, that code can no longer be assumed and more to the point -- is in a process of reconstruction.I have one male friend who insists that while his ex-wife may not admit it, the demise of their marriage began when she started making more money than him. He says it is being replaced with a new archetype that is designed to assist spiritual growth.Instead of marrying for physical security, couples are coming together to assist in their mate's evolution and spiritual growth process.(I do want to point out here that while my husband enjoys a lot of domestic duties, he draws the line at some things.
"I don't think I'd pull the vacuum out if you had a bunch of your girlfriends over.
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