Modern Love- Why People get married

Modern love

For decades, spousal relation was a societal establishment based on money, power and community relationships. Finally came the Enlightenment excellent of marrying for love, and with it a fresh set of expectations. Couples hoped to find a partner who could provide all of their physical and emotional requirements. They wanted babies, a shared family and a lifetime of joy up. However, these new objectives frequently led to disaster. According to studies conducted by archaeologist Gabrielle Zevin ’85, people who have less education and more difficult financial prospects are much more likely to divorce, enter romantic relationships, and have unplanned pregnancies.

These trends, according to some specialists, indicate a “marriage issue.” Others think that this is only the most recent stage in a lengthy development of how we view romantic relationships.

More and more people are thinking about relationships separately than ever before, whether they’re looking for Tinder dates or long-term colleagues. These are just some of the latest additions to modern-day adore: hooking up with a relaxed friendship, dating for sexual and possibly more, living together before getting married, and using smartphones to text constantly.

Despite the changes, many people still want to get married. They still value marriage’s legal benefits, such as the ability to file jointly for tax breaks and access to health insurance. And they continue to insist on how important romantic love is. A wheelchair-using teenager develops an unlikely romance with the man hired to look after her young half brother, a woman finds a life partner at a bar, and more.

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