True or False?
“Men won’t buy the cow if the milk is free.”
Duh! True - if he’s lactose intolerant.
With “A Little Valentine’s Day Straight Talk: Young women in college need to smarten up and start husband-hunting“
Susan Patton has raised important issues regarding young women, men, marriage, and happiness.
Nina Bahadur makes good points in her response in The Huffington Post
Alexandra Petri has a hilarious take in The Washington Post
Before we become sucked up by and scarred from the intellectual “Mommy Advice Wars” cat fight -
How about changing the question… “Will women buy the cow if the milk is free?”
Ellen DeGeneres may have a few thoughts on that?
OR simply “Will people buy the cow (or the bull) if the milk is free?”
Sometimes it’s just cheaper to rent. The maintenance is too high.
Most 20-Somethings won’t pay for their music, let alone their milk… if they can get it for free.
With adolescence now lasting ’til age thirty-nine, most 20-Somethings can’t conceive (PUN alert) of having to deal with fertility or family financial crises. Mortality isn’t on the radar either.
Bottom line: There are a multitude of variable factors in every woman’s (and man’s) individual situation. Any specific advice needs to be taken with a bucket of calming Epsom salt.
In love and marriage… it’s complicated.
What do you think?
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