By 06th Sep Photo; Courtesy A glimpse at newspaper obituary pages reveal that the rich always marry each other. Tales, too, abound of rich parents who hook up their children and subject them to arranged or forced marriages. Seemingly, the reason homes to some rich individuals have electric fences, hawk-eyed watchmen and fierce dogs is not to deter thieves, but to keep love from spilling over to 'hustlers'. However, there are men and women who, perhaps, take the phrase 'love is blind' quite literally and push their luck way too far by marrying way up or low the social ladder. But those who marry individuals from higher social background seem to be the ones who suffer most.
Dating Someone Out of Your Social Class - Dirty and Thirty
He is from a wealthy family and you come from the other side of the tracks. Although it was unlikely the two of you would end up dating, sparks flew and the rest is history. The whirlwind romance has been fun, but it hasn't been without roadblocks. Dating outside your social class can be fraught with complications.
What happens when they do? In , fewer people in the U. As women earn more, marriages have also grown more equal in terms of pay—which in turn has reinforced social stratification. Her dad was a successful entrepreneur, and Ruchika attended an international school. The couple had an arranged marriage despite the difference in their backgrounds, which Ruchika says helped them air concerns about money early in the relationship.
SlamVook SlamVook 2 years ago 1 I'm sorry for having to put such topic title, i never really liked labeling stuff like social classes and stuff, but just for the sake of your understanding, i will have to. I'm 25 and she is A girl i met thought not long ago we have an acquaintance in common and well, we clicked really nicely and we started dating since last monday. During the time i met her i could notice she comes from a more "humble" background compared to me, but she is still a really nice and caring girl, ill put our realities in perspective so you have an idea of both of us. Now, i was never the person who used these labels or cared about this stuff, but i can tell she is kinda insecure about this contrast.