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Happily Unmarried

Why has unmarried by choice become an increasingly attractive lifestyle option?

A:  Partly it's just because we can — women no longer need husbands to support them, and men no longer need wives to cook and clean. Since being married is no longer required for survival, it's become optional. People today have high standards when it comes to marriage! We may be less likely to "settle" for an unsatisfying relationship, and more likely to leave a marriage that isn't working.

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