God created women today to be able to stand up to men that are cheaters, liars, unfaithful, abusers, discriminate in the work place etc.
Back then women depended on marriages to support them, and men to take care of them. So it was more of a necessity. But with that, many men had mistresses on the side while their stay home woman ironed their shirts and were pregnant most of the time, physically abused their wife, and oppressed their individuality. There was only one car, trapping the woman from outside activities.
Anonymous, this is why men like yourself today, intimidated by strong women get mail order brides from third world countries.