Saturday 18 November 2017

Births, marriages and women who say no

It is reported that births outside of marriage are increasing and it's widely believed that marriage is now a big "No" for women today, but, why do most commentators suggest this is the sole responsibility of the woman?

In reality, in the absence of a proposal of marriage, it is impossible for the woman to say "Yes".

John Ferry
Marymount, Sligo

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