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Love & Marriage Chain & Shackle

Love Is

Love is a social concept, a bourgeois construct.

Love makes lust palatable to puritans.

Love leads to marriage and conformity.

Marriage reinforces the Protestant work ethic.

Marriage ties us down and dampens our sexual drive.

Marriage makes us responsible and respectable.

Love, marriage, nuclear family, capitalist unit.

Love and marriage go together like order and obedience.

Love and marriage resigns us to a place in suburbia.

Is everything stable? You may continue.

Settle down and decay.

We slowly die of sentimentality. []

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