Are you thinking of marrying across cultures, someone from another country or background? Are you thinking about marrying a foreigner? There are lots and lots of things to consider and be worried about! Have you thought of them all? Is it worrisome? Yes, (pause) and no.
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What does marrying across cultures really mean?
There are many factors involved but you should consider what culture really means. Why does it matter? If you can both speak at least one language in common, what does it matter if you grew up in another country and culture? Or even if you grew up in the same country but had massively different experiences?
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I first noticed my future husband because I overheard him talking about chasing baboons off cliffs and into the trees below. Continue reading “Marrying Across Cultures? 9 Worrisome Things To Think About”