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Cohabitation is an arrangement where two people who are not married live together in an intimate relationship, particularly an emotionally and/or sexually intimate one, on a long-term or permanent basis

Reasons for cohabitation

When people have more personal freedoms, they seem to forget traditional morals one of which is not living together until they get married. Through press, we know that more and more young people cohabit nowadays, especially among students and industrial workers. Why do they do that?

The first reason is free relationship. Usually, cohabitants are those who come to city from provinces, so they are free to make their own choices. When asked, they say thay they are not bound by their parents
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When a couple is in love, love is wonderful. However, when they live together, they will interact each other more and more and discover many bad habits of their partner such as smoking, snoring, laziness, or speaking impolitely. It is easy to make them feel disappointed with their love heart. In addition, when a couple live together without marriage, they are usually dishonest. “Both men and woman in cohabiting relationships are more likely to be unfaithful to their partner than married people. “ (Civitas)2. They will be unfaithful about their inner feelings or their finance. Therefore, they usually argue and then find a new lover easily.
Another serious consequence is that cohabitation causes a lot of social evil. The most social evil is abortion. Rate of abortion in Vietnam is very high in the world. According to Family Planning Association, our country has about 1.2 to 1.6 million abortions each year, of which 20 percent of adolescent ages. There are many young girls who are in cohabiting relationship must abort because they do not have good methods of birth–control (TT&GD) 3. Abortion affects the women’s health seriously. Many women who abort with unsafe conditions are usually infertility, even death. Broken cohabiting relationship and abortion not only affect women’ heath but also hurt women’ hearts. In naturally, they can not keep balance and focus on their work in their lives. As a result, many young
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