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I Believe In Traditional Roles Within Marriage

A group for those that believe the male should be the leader of the family and the head of the household while still realizing the importance of the f 961 People

    I Love Gay Marriage

    i'm also into women's rights. did i forget i believe in evolution? :o and i think there's nothing wrong with girls thinking another girl is cute. and there's nothing wrong with boys having crushes on boys. and i also see nothing wrong with a woman being just as dominent as a...
    osnapitzari osnapitzari 18-21, F 10 Responses May 4, 2013

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    Adam Lanza Is A Feminist Success Story.

    Adam Lanza grew up in a Single Mother family. None of the media I've heard has mentioned whatever became of his father. Over 80% of violent criminals in our prisons grew up in single mother homes. Almost all gang members grew up in single mother homes. Most of the...
    DozerDan DozerDan 66-70, M Dec 17, 2012

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    Mras/Anti-feminists Views On Marriage, Family, And Traditional Roles:

    While many MRAs/anti-feminists claim that feminism doesn't support traditional marriages, and wants to destroy families and eliminate marriages from our culture, they are in fact the ones who are promoting this, and not feminists. Almost all of the feminists here on EP, are...
    bluelady1021 bluelady1021 41-45, F 2 Responses Nov 4, 2013

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    I believe that women should stay at home

    and take care of the family and take care of the house well the husband goes to work,
    undecidedwife undecidedwife 22-25, F 1 hr ago

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    SweetMae SweetMae 56-60, F 2 Responses Jan 11

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    A News Article On House Chores

    This is just a news article on house work that is running in my country, I think it provides a insightful approach and is encouraging to us women doing the housework that it is important to take note that we are appreciated and our husbands and it is for me a little morale...
    hhue hhue 26-30, F 7 Responses Sep 27, 2012

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    What Happened?

    I want to know what happened to the traditional roles. Where the woman stayed home took care of the house and kids and even homeschooed them. I think women going out into the work force is what has ruined a lot of things. I know that I may get a lot of mad people on this because...
    LilMrs LilMrs 26-30, F 9 Responses May 4, 2013

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    Raising A Family The Traditional Way

    When I wed my lovely husband he told me how he wanted his children to be raised and said I must fully support him which I do. Some people have said we are old fashioned, others have fully supported us. DH comes from a very traditional family and he wants this to continue. He...
    jopearsonuk jopearsonuk 31-35, F 6 Responses Dec 16, 2012

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    Are You Kidding Me

    you all actually want to be pushed around by your husbands? you can do anything you want to but you just let him tell you what to do thats crazy. I would never want anyone to tell me what to do exspecially not a stupid guy. I will never get married for that reason.
    Fireredrose Fireredrose 18-21, F 25 Responses Jun 14, 2012

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    I can't tell you how shocked

    and surprised I am to encounter so many people online now that I've started researching it who have lived out years or decades of their life in D/s relationships, familiar with the concepts and language, etcetera when I myself was completely oblivious that submissive women even...
    Ajushi Ajushi 31-35, M 1 Response Dec 14, 2013

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    Couldn't Of Said It Better Myself.

    Just a little piece from one of my favorite authors.  The following is from the book, Happy Housewives, by Darla Shine.  The luxury that our mothers had as girls was that they knew that even though they would go to college, most likely their main goal was to meet a man who...
    traditionalwifeanjul traditionalwifeanjul 36-40 6 Responses Sep 1, 2011

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    Side By Side

    My husband is the head of the house, but we do walk side by side in the journey of marriage.
    Mrskatearch Mrskatearch 31-35, F 4 Responses Jul 20, 2013

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    The Newtown, Connecticut Shooter: The Conversation You Won’t See Anywhere Else

    From Fathers and Families | PO Box 270760 | Boston, MA 02127http://www.fathersandfamilies.org/ The Newtown, Connecticut Shooter: The Conversation You Won’t See Anywhere Else Ned Holstein, MS, MD Founder & Chairman of the Board Ned Holstein, MS, MD Founder & Chairman of...
    DozerDan DozerDan 66-70, M Dec 20, 2012

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    Preparing Our Daughter

    Our eldest step daughter struggles at school and is counting down the days to when she leaves. She does try hard at school but can't put things across when it comes to written exams. She has shared with me some of her thoughts and said she wants to be a mummy herself when she is...
    jopearsonuk jopearsonuk 31-35, F 10 Responses Feb 4, 2013

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    I Believe

    That if men and women were truly made to be equal, then we would not need each other. If a woman can do everything a man can do and vice versa, where would we be? Having heterosexual relationships or relationships in general other than procreation would be null and void...
    deleted deleted 26-30 3 Responses Sep 3, 2012

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    Ok, There I've Said It.... I Do.....

    I believe in traditional roles within marriage, the ideal of one half being the HOH (head of house to the uninitiated!!), of them having the final say, being the ultimate decision maker, and in some cases, disciplinarian, if you believe in moderate DD lifestyle like I do.  But I...
    lostlittlefirefly lostlittlefirefly 36-40, F May 20, 2012

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    Traditional Marriage When Your Husband Is Not Decisive? Why Yes, It Is Possible!

    I often hear women say that they like the idea of a traditional marriage, but their man isn't decisive enough to take the lead. Thoughts like that make me laugh, now sure men have changed in some ways (What the heck is a metro-sexual?) but all men have periods where they're not...
    AmoAngelus AmoAngelus 22-25, F 3 Responses Jun 2, 2013

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    Traditional Wife

    I just got engaged tonight! We're going to get married next fall. I can't wait for the next chapter of my life. Obeying and serving as a homemaker and wife!
    cwred523 cwred523 31-35, F 9 Responses Jan 14, 2012

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    The Old Days

    Every so often I hear ladies saying they were born in the wrong time. They wish they had been born 300, or100 years ago or even 50 years before they were. Not me.  I don't think I would have been nearly as competent then.Number one reason.  I mess with stuff, and I forget...
    JennaR JennaR 46-50, F 11 Responses Apr 12, 2013

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    The Man Of The House

    My husband and I have always been traditional in our roles. I am the woman and he is the man. I am the wife and mother. I will work outside of the house if it nessecary for our family, he is the main bread winner and decision maker. It has worked for us and our family for the...
    deleted deleted 26-30 5 Responses Jul 2, 2012

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    http://rentforhouse.blogs.

    experienceproject.com There is a new exhibit in a zoo in New York. Visitors can see three Komodo dragons there. Two are male and one is female. The trio is still just teenagers. They are just over five feet long (1.5 metres). The adult males can grow up to nine feet (2.7m) from...
    howtobecomearealestateagent howtobecomearealestateagent 41-45, M 1 Response Jun 27

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    Soon To Be A Mrs.!

    My man proposed last night at dinner, kneeling on one knee and slipping my beautiful ring on my finger. Everyone in the restaurant clapped! In June, I'll be vowing to "love, honor and obey" and then I'll happily settle into the only career I ever want, a traditional, old...
    MrsAshleyR MrsAshleyR 18-21, F 8 Responses Jan 21, 2013

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    Me Too

    The husband goes to work or to war, and the wife is homemaker and mother.
    yfronts36 yfronts36 41-45, M 1 Response Nov 30, 2012

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    Educating Our Daughter On Traditional Marriage

    Over the last few months hubby and I have been educating our eldest DD about traditional marriage. We are a christian family so have references to the bible. She has openly said she wants "parts" of a traditional marriage. She struggles at school but does try very hard. She is...
    jopearsonuk jopearsonuk 31-35, F 16 Responses Mar 19, 2013

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    I Love My Life

    I love my role. I know exactly what is expected of me in our marriage. There is no fighting or bickering, if I fail to do something I am suppose to do my husband will point it out and I will rectify it immediately. I stay home with our children, that is my job. I don't get to sit...
    deleted deleted 26-30 6 Responses Mar 30, 2012

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    When I get married I definitely want to be the

    wife who keeps herself looking good for her husband. My biggest fear is letting myself go... I only want one child after a few years of being married and I want to continue going to the gym and keeping myself right and tight and my hair always done and my house always clean. I...
    denisestephanie denisestephanie 22-25, F 4 Responses 1 day ago

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    First time poster so cute me a break ok.

    The thing is I've come to learn that, though we as a people fight our design, are you ready, there are gender roles. Yes I said it. I think this is why marriage has suffered. Spoiler alert! I'm going to refer to the bible. So much to say, but where to start? Men need God...
    thepurposeislove thepurposeislove 26-30, M 8 Responses May 18

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    25 Years Of Marriage

    I have been waiting for him to step up and take the lead. I am tired and frustrated and he is clueless.
    Solelyme Solelyme 46-50, F 2 Responses Jan 11, 2013

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    Married...divorced...married Again Only Happy Now

    100 Years ago.........Ok maybe it wasn't that long ago. My husband and I hated each other. I was being strong and independent. I took total care of the kids, worked up to 3 jobs at a time. Got them all cell phones so they could call me at any time, and took them to a sitter if I...
    JennaR JennaR 46-50, F 10 Responses Sep 14, 2012

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    What I Want For Myself...

    ...isn't necessarily what is best for everyone, but when I am married I kind of want to stay at home or have a small job (teacher's aide, part time). I have very traditional values on marriage, but I realize it isn't for everyone. Still, I want nothing more than to be a housewife...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Apr 7, 2012

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    Last Day Of Work

    Today was my last day at work. We're getting married in August, and I'm now a stay-at-home "wife". I'm very excited about my new role at home where I belong. I definitely can't wait to be His wife!
    cwred523 cwred523 31-35, F 5 Responses May 4, 2012

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    Related Experiences

    I find I can't share with many people and I just want to shout here. I just got married in 1 month. I been with my hubby for 7 years, before we got married. I hope to get married...
    depressrach depressrach 31-35, F 5 Responses 13 hrs ago

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    Mom and Dad are what my marriage would simply be like (I wish). Marriage is harder than I thought, there were ups and downs during my parents' marriage. But what I saw at them, how...
    candy8ar candy8ar 18-21, F 17 hrs ago

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    I am trying to come to terms with everything. My husband wants a sexless marriage. Why? Because he feels sex interferes with his spiritual progress. I have tried talking to him...
    mairia mairia 26-30, F 15 Responses 12 hrs ago

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    Hi there Ep world I just thought id take a minute and reflect on the good in people and remind you...yes you the reader that it is within your power to make someone else in this...
    ChasingSuperman ChasingSuperman 26-30, M 6 hrs ago

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    I have had a few long-term relationships and I am in one currently. This person is the first one I thought that maybe I could remain faithful to and go down the known path of...
    xJulia xJulia 22-25, F Oct 4

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    And it's not a man with kids... Or is it? Ok, it's not Well...at least there was no love at first sight or first date with the guy I went out with last evening. I had never gone...
    Sarahbellas Sarahbellas 26-30, F 2 Responses 11 hrs ago

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    In Judaism, Christianity, and Islam. marriage can exist only between a man and a woman. my message to you it's not late to do the right thing before you meet your God in the day of...
    epshadow epshadow 26-30, M 3 Responses 3 hrs ago

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    I have been married for the past 5 years. We have 2 kids 3 and 1 years old. I am with my kids all the time. Can't wait to leave work to see them. My husband on the other hand...
    carol723 carol723 36-40, F 1 Response Oct 17

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    Hi good morning. I can sympathize with your feelings. In my own marriage after 25 years. There was no more sex. For two years. It began to build the wall in between us. My wife at...
    sunney55 sunney55 46-50, M 1 Response 10 hrs ago

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    I do not desire him anymore. I have been married for near 13 years now with 2 great kids. Problems in our marriage have eroded most of the love I have for him. I do not have any...
    mariefrancea mariefrancea 41-45, F 2 Responses 1 hr ago

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    I think humanity began a steady downfall two centuries ago when the ideas of the French Enlightenment began to spread. When egalitarism became thenew religion. When we started to...
    Danceofhours Danceofhours 36-40, M 2 Responses Oct 4

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    It was another uneventful function at my uncle's home. A lot of female relatives were present there. One of the guests was a close friend of my mother as they had taught together...
    priyankapatel131089 priyankapatel131089 22-25, F Oct 6

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    Rediscovering Sex in a Sexless Marriage: Rediscovering sex - This is where things are at now. For those who are reading my story for the first time let me point out my marriage...
    Fireflyz26 Fireflyz26 31-35, F 13 Responses Oct 2

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    V The Universal Presence Whither shall I go from thy spirit? or whither shall I flee from thy presence?—Psa. 139:7 In all Christian teaching certain basic truths are found...
    Cootamundra Cootamundra 70+, M 1 Response Oct 16

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    Our belated 20th Anniversary trip to New England was exactly what we needed to help us reconnect. Despite having a Nor'easter begin hitting the area on second full day, we had a...
    lonelyguy375 lonelyguy375 46-50, M 12 hrs ago

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    37 female in a sexless marriage. I feel too young to be going through this
    sexyingrey sexyingrey 36-40, F 1 Response 7 hrs ago

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    being in a sexless marriage is so frustrating. I shouldn't have to beg my husband for sex it's so sad
    sexyingrey sexyingrey 36-40, F 3 Responses 3 hrs ago

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    I need a break. I am exhausted from consuming myself over the past ten months trying to fix my marriage while my wife has done nothing except pull further and further away. She...
    deepbreathneeded deepbreathneeded 36-40, M 4 Responses 1 hr ago

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    How do I bring up the topic of open marriage with my husband without him hating me? I really don't THINK he'll be into it, but I'm not 100% sure, and that's why I want to discuss...
    Coco181225 Coco181225 26-30, F 2 Responses 1 hr ago

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