What does marriage mean to you?
I always thought or assumed that marriage was like the greatest symbol or act of love you can do with/for someone. However after talking to my sister about it once, who had been married a couple years, I am unsure how to look at it now.
She said that being married is the same thing as living together with your significant other as boyfriend and girlfriend, only you have a piece of paper that says you are married. Now to keep this in perspective, my brother-in-law had somewhat recently cheated on her, and neither of us have ever been religious at any time in our lives. I don't know if she said this just because her husband committed adultery, or if she really means it, and I don't think I'll know for a while. I don't plan on getting married any time soon, but I was curious of what others have to say, because I'm not sure where I stand on the subject anymore. Sorry for the long desc