marriage is basically the same just better.
There's also religious meaning and legal repercussions to take against others who would try and get with your mate. Evolution, friend.
Whatever works, I guess.
marriage is a human made institution, so conforming to that is to conform to what society accepts.
cause someone always has to create something to ruin ****...
It was introduced at a time period when women were considered a property n slave of a man. Woman were not given out of family, when inbreeding was in vogue. Once Out breeding was promulgated in order to arrest inbreeding depression that was widespread, they started exchanging their woman between families. Since this brought in lot of altercation between families, common law came into place to regulate the system. Thus the term daughter-in-law, father-in-law etc. where marriage was nothing but a legal adoption.
Thus raped woman were considered damaged property and made available for Public Outlet.
Now that the government and people are busy with computer, hand phones, flying kite, planes n rockets.. nobody is bothered to review the system.. and its got uncanny and its at its worst now.
Woman now are in vengeance since the old laws give them the protection of an innocent illiterate woman and no one is bothered to amend the law, since lawyers make a helluva lot of money.
because of daughters and dowery.
So that the products that follow,if they do,are accepted as legitimate.
they don't know how breakup their relationship that's why......they will marry