Originally Posted by spughy
Let's be honest: I'm really glad you are fulfilled by staying at home but the majority of women I know are bored to tears. Biology is not a limiting factor: since I earn actual money, I am capable of choosing whether to stay home or go to work. I choose not to risk my career and future livelihood---what happens when the man in this arrangement gets tired of supporting a dependent partner and leaves?---to the vagarities of anyone. I'm glad that you live in a happy little world, but I've seen too many of my friends left on their own. I taught my sons and daughters that independence means you can pay your own way and not count on someone else to do it for you.