Verified by Psychology Today. In the Name of Love. This kind of awareness can prove to be disastrous for their future relationship. Can such awareness be tolerated, and can it be avoided? Can people live happily with such inequality? In his excellent book, Passions Within Reason , Robert Frank tells the following story about a woman who asked her colleague the following question:
Why Are Women Expected to Date Men With a Lower Educational Level?
"I Married Beneath Me" | Psychology Today
My father is a self-employed contractor who often found himself sitting around at home when business was slow and in the nineties, business was slow a lot. My mother never aimed to be the breadwinner of the family. She was raised in poverty in a very traditional household, but she is wickedly smart and made it through a very competitive university program, and she has always out-earned my father. They married at a time when construction was profitable and my father was considered a highly skilled labor.
The Truth About "Mixed-Collar" Dating — From the People Who Make These Relationships Work
I was at a speed dating event last night for the second time. Just like the first time, it was full of smart, pretty, successful women in their thirties and forties and men of similar ages with manual labor jobs and a few running their own manual labor businesses but no men of equivalent professional or educational status except for one doctor. Why he was there, I do not know, as he made it clear that he was not really looking to date anyone. He did however buy me a drink in the bar afterwards and asked me what I thought of the event. I said I would be unlikely to go again because I have nothing in common to talk about with the men that I have met at these events.
Discussion in ' The Lounge ' started by southclubstan , Jul 6, Jan 30, Messages: Going to YG's building with a knife. I saw a video on this and just though about it. I have grew up in a family which gives alot of importance to education so I think I would like someone educated.