In Joanne's words, "Once you hit 40, it's automatically assumed 'She has issues, or something is wrong with her, or she's selfish, or she didn't get married due to her career, or she must hate men, or she lives a sad and lonely existence. I don't think so as I think I'm just entering my prime years, but I sometimes wonder. The relationship isn't going to create new problems, it just magnifies the ones you haven't dealt with yet. Gender roles are changing and women are now graduating college at a faster pace than men. Without many positive women role models who are happily married, looking for a spouse does not sound too appealing.
I am not a reject.
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I bought it for my daughter, she found it very enlightening. I don't get it. We want you to succeed because it will give us the courage to jump in. I relate to both sides of this. The relationship isn't going to create new problems, it just magnifies the ones you haven't dealt with yet.