Why We Marry, Have Children, or Own Pets
Do you know why you want to be married or why you want to have children? Have you ever given any thought to why you want a pet?
You might think that the reason you want to get married is because you want somebody to love you, to take care of you, and to nurture you. But you might be surprised to learn that your thought processes are quite possibly backward. Maybe the reason you want a marriage partner is because you want to express your love to him or her instead of being the recipient of love and affection.
This article, Why We Marry, Have Children, or Own Pets, explores the reasons behind our desire to be in loving relationships and the reasons we want children or pets. It offers some answers you might not have considered.