The Ideal Valentines Day Husband

Love puts the fun in together, the sad in apart, and the joy in a heart. ~Unknown

Paul, The Ideal Husband

Did You Know? In pre-modern times (ancient Roman, medieval, and early modern history), a husband was supposed to protect and support not only his wife and children, but servants and animals of his domain, and the father (as the “patron”) was awarded with much authority, differing from that of his wife.

In the Middle Ages and Early Modern European history, it was unusual to marry out of love, but then became an influential ideal

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