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  • In Sickness and In Health: The Amazing Vow Power

    10/15/2003 8:56:58 AM PDT · by Mr. Silverback · 11 replies · 186+ views
    BreakPoint ^ | 15 Oct 03 | Chuck Colson
    Forty years ago, a study called the Hammond Report analyzed the smoking habits of half a million people. Its conclusion: Smoking is dangerous to one's health. It was a warning that ended up on every pack of cigarettes sold. Ten years later, a researcher took another look at the Hammond Report and found something that had been overlooked -- something just as hazardous as a pack-a-day cigarette habit -- that is, divorce. As Linda Waite and Maggie Gallagher write in their book, THE CASE FOR MARRIAGE, an enterprising Surgeon General might wish to slap a warning label on divorce decrees,...
  • Taiwanese Man Marries Wrong Woman

    06/18/2002 6:05:36 PM PDT · by Willie Green · 14 replies · 395+ views
    Newsday ^ | June 18, 2002 | The Associated Press
    For education and discussion only. Not for commercial use. TAIPEI, Taiwan -- A Taiwanese man learned a big lesson: Make sure you check your bride's name before you marry her. A matchmaker arranged a marriage between Taiwanese construction worker Hsu Tse-han and Filipino bride Mary Canque, court officials in the northern county of Taoyuan said Tuesday. But when Hsu went to the Philippines to meet his bride for the first time, he was mistakenly set up with another Filipino woman, Jenny Danouze. The couple quickly got married in March in a group ceremony arranged by the matchmaking agency. When Hsu...