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1,089 - Unconventional Marriages

March 27th, 2015

Episode 212 of 465 episodes

Who want to get married and live happily ever after? Learn how not to do it on this episode. Slow dialog: 1:08 Explanations: 3:13 Fast dialog: 12:38 Karam: You and Daniel have been dating for over a year. Are you guys thinking of tying the knot? Raphaela: I’m not sure. Neither Daniel nor I believe in following conventions. We’re both open to an unconventional relationship. Karam: What kind of unconventional relationship? Raphaela: Many different kinds. We’re very open-minded. Karam: Okay, for instance, would you guys be open to polygamy? Somehow I can’t picture either of you sharing your spouse with someone else. Raphaela: Well, no, I don’t think that would be right for us. The more people involved in a relationship, the more difficult it becomes, I think. Karam: Then you wouldn’t be open to an open marriage. Raphaela: That’s probably not something I’d want. Karam: The only other unconventional marriages I can think of are arranged marriages and May-December romances. Neither of those applies to you and Daniel. Am I missing something? Raphaela: Well, we’d be open to living apart. We’re both very independent and would want to retain that independence. Karam: Ah, then there’s my answer. I know what kind of unconventional marriage you’d have. Raphaela: What? Karam: A relationship without cohabitating? Dating. Script by Dr. Lucy Tse

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