they don't want to work
She's proud to be a woman, and respects his half as much as her own.
Absolutely nothing that makes sense, that's for sure. And I've never heard anyone ever say that or even read it anywhere but here, just now.
Well to me personally it means that I want to be feminine I don't want to be a man be treated like a man or be expected to do what a man does. It means they want to be treated as a woman and they don't mind playing second fiddle.