It seems that fewer and fewer people in general are getting married these days, and even fewer men seem interested. Men no longer see marriage as being as important as they did even 15 years ago. For men, the opposite occurred. The share voicing this opinion dropped, from 35 percent to 29 percent. It turns out that the problem isn't that men are immature, or lazy. Instead, they're responding rationally to the incentives in today's society.
'Did I ever really know him?': the women who married gay men
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For gay couples, divorce comes with extra costs
It's a question we used to hear from our clients frequently: My partner and I are going to get married and we aren't sure which fingers we should put our rings on. What do you recommend? In the early aughts and prior to the legalization of same-sex marriage, we saw examples of lesbian and gay couples using a wide variety of options for their engagement and wedding rings. Others, however, embraced the traditional practice of using the ring finger of the left hand.
Decades ago when gay people faced ostracism and the threat of prosecution in the UK and other Western nations, many chose to marry and disguise their sexuality. But even with increased tolerance now some choose to take the same path. He thinks his wife had suspicions about his sexuality for years, but things came to a head when he had an affair with a man. She's my best friend really above all else, so we've decided we would like to remain together as best friends," he says.