Originally Posted by mikesova
I wish we could make this discussion a lot easier and take the whole "benefit of being married" and toss it. Why do we need to give benefits to people for being married?
OK, let's toss it, it's not relevant to my point (we don't need it, but it's convenient not to have to write wills for your spouse/children if you don't want to). So why can't a woman marry 2 other women, or more if she so choses?