18 February 2007

Keeping it Fresh

It's marriage that gets the blame in Caitlin Flanagan's provocative "The Wifely Duty" (Atlantic Jan-Feb 2003). "Marriage used to provide access to sex. Now it provides access to celibacy." As anyone who's been in a long term relationship will attest, sustaining a level of desire within shouting distance of incipient romance, it's not marriage that's to blame.

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