Marriage has gone through profound changes over the last five decades, but we continue to speak about it as though it's the same old familiar pattern. To see how much has changed; I am going to look at the shift from the forties, to the sixties, to today. In 1968, less than a year after the famous Summer of Love, as they used to say out in the country, "The times they were a-changing." The sexual
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all they need straight talk. We must ask them: "Do you know what you're doing? Are you prepared to make this a success?" We often hear that if we do not learn from the past, we are bound to relive it. In my opinion, it is certainly something that wouldn't hurt us a single bit in this particular situation.
Mayerson, Charlotte. Goin' To the Chapel; Dreams of Love, Realities of
Marriage. 1996. Basic Press