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This rich and tumultuous past greatly influences contemporary lifestyle, the Greek perspective on the world, Greek music, food, customs and traditions, even the way Greeks do business.
Greeks as a whole are extremely proud of their history, their cultural heritage and their contribution to literature, art, philosophy and politics.
Any time he would attempt any of the aforementioned, they would ask him to show he is a member in good standing, which is issued by his parish, so he would need to be connected to ever marries them. Also, if they wanted to raise their kids GO, there would be less problem baptizing them, even if the parents were not married in the church or never even married.
"One thing that many women talk about is that Greek men, especially those from a village - a rural background - Choose to marry a foreigner because she comes by herself," says Gregory.
"She doesn't bring the mother-in-law, the father-in-law, the brothers and sisters who are going to beat you up if you are nasty. So, that is why things that give you equal power -like employment and having your own social life outside the home - are good." The stress and tension stemming from cross-cultural differences may lead to "destructive results" in the relationship.
By Kathy Tzilivakis Athens News THERE'S an old cliche that says you don't marry a person but a family. In-laws are a fact of life, and they can be a great joy and support, or a force to be reckoned with.
We've all heard the stories of the overbearing mothers-in-law: the overprotective fathers-in-law and the caravan of aunts, uncles, brothers, sisters and cousins that make up the typical Greek family unit.