Alternative lifestyles are not for everyone, and that includes open marriages. While some people may think that this different take on matrimony is only for the young, they are wrong. And while some may also define open marriage as adultery, those in polyamorous relationships consider that to be wrong as well.
“The new monogamy is clearly not entirely new, although it may be an updated version of the old new monogamy, practiced by the 70s-era suburban spouse-swappers depicted in Gay Talese’s ‘Thy Neighbor’s Wife,’ published in 1980.”
Read more of the article that appeared in the New York Times here.