Does this person think that all marriages are (or even were) arranged? I'd say that consent is a fairly major detail. Without that, I think they have another name for it: Kidnapping.
Regarding the case for homosexual marriage, it has been made innumerable times, and it is quite simple: Let two people of the same sex be able to marry and have exactly the same legal rights in that relationship that heterosexual couples have in their marriages. As far as I'm concerned, it's not only a reasonable request, but a matter of proper civil rights for us heterosexuals. Why shouldn't gays be just as miserable as we are?
2/28/2006 11:09:40 PM