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history of marriage [Aug. 11th, 2008|02:37 pm]
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Interesting Salon interview about the history of marriage. It's easy to forget that the idea that one marries for romantic love is actually pretty recent...

[User Picture]From: djedi
2008-08-12 04:04 pm (UTC)
Yeah, ideas on marriage and love have varied considerably even just over the last 2 thousand years or so. I personally like the ancient Greek's system; Guy/guy love is definitely the best. :P

When you really analyse how early Christians felt about marriage it really sucks all the fun out of it.
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