This is an interesting question, I will not answer it in an essay, but I will provide some points for you, and then you can put it all together
- being single has become a stigma in today's society.
There are classical reasons why people like to be in couples
- monetary reasons
Things are very different now then they were back in the day:
- 50 years ago, most women did not work
- men were the one who would bring in the money
- women would stay home with the kids
- the only career women had were nurses or teachers
- women were financially bound to their men and were dependent on them to pay the bills
How are things different now
- women get educations and work and many have high powered jobs
- they are now self sufficient and do not need to dependent on men to pay the bills
- women own their own homes, have their own savings
So in contemporary times, women do not need men for ...