Fun with Dick & Jane?

This was in the newspaper:

“More Pennsylvanians checked off ‘unmarried partner’ under relationship status in the 2010 Census. Households headed by married couples no long make up the majority of households in the state, mirroring a national trend. More households are headed by unmarried partners and the number of households led by same-sex couples is rising.”

Those facts shocked me. So, I tried to talk myself out of the shock: “Things have changed. Don’t be so old fashioned. The typical family of the past (Mother, Father, Dick, Jane, Sally, Puff and Spot) is now atypical. Get over it.”

I can’t “get over it.” It’s written on my heart, something’s wrong when the basic family unit is crumbling.

J.C. will not be replaced with P.C.

 

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About beth

I started this blog in 2011 shortly after I finally opened my heart and mind to Jesus as a last resort. My intent with this blog is to share what I learn and feel along my path with Jesus.
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One Response to Fun with Dick & Jane?

  1. How is the family unit crumbling just because people are living in similar ways but without a piece of paper?

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