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Dating vietnam

Though Confucian tradition permits the husband to take lesser wives (theoretically to be chosen for him by the first wife), economic realities (and relatively innocuous modern laws) would force him to be content with one at a time.

Couples have traditionally been expected to marry within their village and class with marriage to cousins or within the extended families being frowned upon.

So, within a family you will see different last names.

But the children will carry the father's last name.

Couples have traditionally been expected to live with the husband’s parents until they could afford a place of their own.

In the old days the bride was usually several years older than the groom.

The market has steadily grown since it opened in February, especially among Vietnam's social-media obsessed youth, unabashed about sharing intimate details of their everyday lives.

"Young people are more open-minded and they want to share deeply and widely to overcome pain, without suffering alone," said founder Dinh Thang, as a visitor strummed love songs on a guitar nearby.

In return, his compensation was comparatively small: a tobacco jar, for example, a box for betel nuts, or a cigarette case.