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Updated 07 July 2010

10 bad reasons to get married

Are you buckling under the pressure to get married? Will anyone do at this stage? Don't sell yourself short. Look at these ten bad reasons to get married.

Can't believe they're getting married? And everyone is wondering why. Sometimes people do get married for strange reasons and sometimes they have very good reasons why they choose a particular person.

But is marriage a legalised form of prostitution, as has been alleged in the past? For some women, marriage may be the only way to survive physically. This is particularly true in very ultra-conservative religious communities, where women are often not allowed to work, and where the lot of widows is to sometimes starve.

 
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