Here’s the final encyclopedia entry: what do you think?
Yes, I really want to know what you think! We just submitted this to the prestigious standard encyclopedia dealing purely with human sexuality. It’s going to be the entry having to do with Adultery and Fidelity. I want your comments so we can make it better even at this late date. Note, though: there is a strict word length. There is SO much to say, but we’re not allowed any more words to say it in! So . . . what do you think? Have I left out something huge? Have I made any big mistake? Please tell me!
In most societies, adults form relationships in which there is a strong emotional bond and an expectation of permanence, commitment, and sexual, intimate, and romantic exclusivity. Let us refer to these relationships by the term marriage.
In any marriage there are behaviors (that vary given the norms of the society in which the marriage takes place) that are considered violations of (more…)