Dating someone out of your social class
Is it bad to date outside of your social class?
Although this is not a deal-breaker, it can take time to get comfortable with the idea that there is a natural imbalance of power in the relationship that will be hard to change. Sometimes the problem with dating outside your social class has nothing to do with the actual relationship.
What happens to cross-class relationships in real life?
In fiction, cross-class relationships either end in marriage and happily-ever-after, or else in dissolution and even death. But what happens in real life?
Are class differences behind us after marriage?
Most couples maintained that their class differences were behind them after marriage, as they now shared a bank account, a home, and a life. Yet, by analyzing how individuals talked about themselves, their partners, and their marriages, I discovered that this was far from the truth.
Does love really cross class lines?
From fairy tales to adult films, we are exposed to a repeated idea: that love, or at least lust, crosses class lines. In fiction, cross-class relationships either end in marriage and happily-ever-after, or else in dissolution and even death.