When Bill and I got married his relaxed attitude to money amused me. He's a teacher and enjoys his job. I work in medical sales: more stressful, but it pays well. I have, however, become secretly, overwhelmingly, envious of my friends, who can rely on their husbands as the breadwinners.Why do men find the female breadwinner utterly terrifying?
Bill tells our girls that they can achieve anything and I agree, but when they start dating, I'll try to guide them (behind his back) towards men who can give them the sort of life I've never had. Feminism's fine, but there's a lot to be said for having your bills paid.
Ask Cecile Burnett what would constitutes her ideal man and she admits that, above all, he must earn a six-figure salary.Understandably, Cecile doesn't want to repeat such an experience again.
Not, you understand, because she is mercenary or on a quest to be a kept woman. Far from it. She earns more than £300,000 a year as a hedge fund manager in London.
And therein lies the problem. Her eight-year relationship with the father of her two children, now age six and four, ended in 2006 because of the £200,000 pay gap between them, making her the main breadwinner.
Seksiä harrastetaan vähemmän kuin sitä halutaan, kertoo Trendi-lehden suuri naisille tehty seksikysely.
Jos suurin osa kokee harrastavansa seksiä vähemmän kuin haluaisi, mikseivät ihmiset sitten korjaa asiaa?Olisikohan "partnereiden puute" eräs mahdollinen vastaus tuohon mysteeriin?
Väestöliiton tutkimusprofessori Osmo Kontula pitääkin kysymystä yhtenä seksitutkimuksen suurista mysteereistä.
Lahja aviomiehelle: joka päivä seksiä vuoden ajan.
Ilmiö Teppo M.