The History Behind Marriage

Essay specific features

 

Issue:

History

 

Written by:

Mary B

 

Date added:

February 15, 2013

 

Level:

University

 

Grade:

B

 

No of pages / words:

7 / 1818

 

Was viewed:

1624 times

 

Rating of current essay:

 
Essay content:

The wedding ring had to be perfect. This means that the ring that the groom gets the bride has to exactly fit her finger. Here is where a myth comes in. If the ring did not fit the woman's finger, it meant that their marriage was not going to last (Shank, 2000). Sounds depressing, but that's what people believed at the time! People wonder why the wedding ring has to go on the fourth finger of the left hand...
displayed 300 characters

Custom written essay

All essays are written from scratch by professional writers according to your instructions and delivered to your email on time. Prices start from $11.99/page

Order custom paper

Full essays database

You get access to all the essays and can view as many of them as you like for as little as $28.95/month

Buy database access

Order custom writing paper now!

  • Your research paper is written
    by certified writers
  • Your requirements and targets are
    always met
  • You are able to control the progress
    of your writing assignment
  • You get a chance to become an
    excellent student!

Get a price guote

 
 

Some said it because it was the most delicate finger. Others said it because it had the perfect circumference for a ring. I do not like those reasons. There is not enough feeling into them. The theory I like the best is the most romantic. The reason why the wedding ring goes on the fourth finger of the left hand is because that finger has a fragile vein that runs from the tip to your heart (Murphy, 2005)...
displayed next 300 characters

General issues of this essay:

Related essays: