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Well let me put it this way... DarkCanuck - 30/01/2003 12:58:21 PM

Do you think religion 'invented' marriage... it certainly seems that way.

I really couldn't say. I really don't know squat about social anthropology but that would be my guess as well. Mainly I meant that in modern times religious people are against any kind of home life without marriage and therefore if you are religious you are required to become married. (in some religions i mean, I cannot make a completely generalized statement about it )

Interesting, so you don't agree with the whole marrigae thing?

It's not that I'm against it or don't agree with it, Danae alThor put it best when saying that marriage is a special thing thats very abused (complete agreement from me), so I don't think I could make that kinda commitment unless I was 100% sure of it.
Plus I'm not sure I could get married in a church, I was raised catholic but have become cynical in the last 7 or 8 years and have some issues with mother church. ( but I will not get on that topic, far too touchy)


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~Largely agrees~ - 30/01/2003 12:44:12 PM 9 Views
Well let me put it this way... - 30/01/2003 12:58:21 PM 8 Views
A good idea. - 30/01/2003 01:09:06 PM 8 Views
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*nods* - 30/01/2003 01:31:15 PM 7 Views
Re: *nods* - 30/01/2003 01:42:30 PM 7 Views
It is, I'm interested in all of your opinions. - 30/01/2003 01:50:06 PM 7 Views
Why thank you.... - 30/01/2003 02:08:24 PM 7 Views
Just out of interest, - 30/01/2003 02:20:37 PM 8 Views
I'm 22 (and I had to think about that for a second ) *NM* - 30/01/2003 02:25:49 PM 2 Views
Yes. - 30/01/2003 12:36:41 PM 38 Views
Hear, Hear! *NM* - 30/01/2003 12:44:41 PM 6 Views
<takes a bow> *NM* - 30/01/2003 12:48:34 PM 6 Views
*Cathes a nice view when you were down* *NM* - 30/01/2003 12:49:38 PM 4 Views
Hmmm - 30/01/2003 12:47:55 PM 19 Views
<plays along> - 30/01/2003 12:58:33 PM 15 Views
Plays along part 2. - 30/01/2003 01:02:56 PM 12 Views
You stupid. <playing along Part 3> - 30/01/2003 01:10:25 PM 11 Views
Oh dear... - 30/01/2003 01:12:20 PM 11 Views
lol, D. You're so cute. - 30/01/2003 01:17:37 PM 10 Views
Very well said... - 30/01/2003 01:37:57 PM 19 Views
lol - 30/01/2003 01:39:18 PM 10 Views
Grr. - 30/01/2003 02:08:42 PM 9 Views
Point taken - you need to get the gear from somewhere - 30/01/2003 02:17:01 PM 8 Views
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Re: There is also a legal aspect... - 30/01/2003 01:36:13 PM 16 Views
I'm hearing you all out sis. - 30/01/2003 01:41:42 PM 10 Views
Re: Hmmmmm.... - 30/01/2003 03:20:30 PM 7 Views
Excellent point, and one that I completely missed considering. *NM* - 30/01/2003 01:45:39 PM 3 Views
It's more than a piece of paper - 30/01/2003 01:53:34 PM 18 Views
A piece of paper with a paper clip? <--- That's more. - 30/01/2003 02:00:06 PM 9 Views
Something like that - 30/01/2003 02:22:48 PM 9 Views
~Starts romantic music~ - 30/01/2003 02:26:52 PM 10 Views
Dude - 30/01/2003 03:02:43 PM 7 Views
Not even to me - 30/01/2003 03:31:52 PM 6 Views
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Soumnds like it to me. - 30/01/2003 02:39:03 PM 9 Views
I like this response, Ave. (and my response) - 30/01/2003 02:49:22 PM 21 Views
Re: From a wife who used to think it was just a piece of paper. - 30/01/2003 03:52:34 PM 11 Views
Re: From a wife who used to think it was just a piece of paper. - 30/01/2003 03:52:35 PM 6 Views
I do not need it - 30/01/2003 03:35:29 PM 12 Views
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ok, if you must know.... - 31/01/2003 07:30:15 AM 8 Views
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In my opinion...... - 31/01/2003 07:37:52 AM 7 Views
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