Marriage used to be a public institution for the common good, and now it is a private arrangement for the satisfaction of the individuals.
Most striking, however, is how many men said they wouldn’t marry until they found the “perfect soul mate,” someone very “compatible.” But what does that mean?
not reached the marriage level.” One of the most widely held beliefs in our culture today is that romantic love is all important in order to have a full life but that it almost never lasts.
second, related belief is that marriage should be based on romantic love.