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Dating to find a spouse should be an enjoyable experience, one you can cater to your specific needs and wants, and no one can make you feel guilty about knowing and getting what you want.
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I had exclusively dated Black men up to that point, finding commonality in the fact that we were both Black and both American-born, but my perception of marriage and relationships had undoubtedly been shaped by my West African father and my American Baby-Boomer Uncles. One day my therapist forced me to make a list of the things I wanted in a husband. The second item on my list was that I wanted the option to stay home once children were brought into the equation. African tribal marks and their meanings. In contrast, other non-American Black communities view marriage as a part of maturing and coming of age.