If the state can make decisions about where you can live and potentially withhold aid or restrict access to your spouse, that threatens your civil liberties and personal freedoms.
I had two choices: Break up with John and lose Drew or stay with John and at the very least, grow a friendship with this man that had me feeling like I was going to throw up, in a good way.
wedding dresses
In preparing for the happiest day of my life, I had to face what made it so sad.
Nervous for the upcoming date, I confided in a friend. She asked me how he would know if I was attractive.
I met the man of my dreams, but people only care about the size of my rock.
sex sex sex and love
I’ve never been good at guessing the end of books and movies. I guess I’m just not the kind of person who sees things coming.
rachelle friedman
We got married a month after I moved there and I didn't tell anyone until after the fact
rock bottom
I understand that I made a big sacrifice when I married Ryan. He understands that, too.
Winifred Reilly sees couples giving these issues too much air time … and thinks we’d all be happier if we’d quit letting them dictate our behavior.
I had to restrain myself from getting into a full-on white trash wedding salon brawl.
the good men project
Kristie Christie tells the story of the time she and her now husband, David, broke up with their sexters and flirt-texters in the name of creating space for real life intimacy.
Holy matrimony happens for all sorts of people, regardless of education, race, background or common sense. Why did the Love Boat pass me by?
Love knows no borders. The British government does, though.
When the marriage comes to a screeching halt a few years later, you not only have to come to terms with your life not turning out the way you expected, but you also have to explain it to everyone watching.
elizabeth street
Couples who cohabit before marriage tend to be less satisfied with their marriages — and more likely to divorce — than couples who do not.
How had my husband become the only man I'd ever known whose priority list didn’t include having orgasms on a regular basis?