Guide to dating a jewish girl
It was not lost on me that my husband's mistress was Jewish.
(Didn't she know that having an affair with a married man is a ?!
Through it all, my father and I had many long discussions on the subject of intermarriage.
Eventually he came to accept my choice, though it was very difficult for him.
I never expected it to be more than a summer fling, but things escalated quickly. "And I can't marry a non-Jew." I then explained the concept of a -something that would bring shame upon oneself, one's family, and the entire Jewish community.
Though probably still reluctant, my father lovingly said yes.He told me he was in love with the other woman and wanted a divorce. If there were cracks in our relationship, he had not communicated them to me.In an instant my seven-year relationship and three-year marriage was over.He also believed that marriage was "tough enough as it is" and "easier if you start with a common culture, religion, and values." Years ago, my father threatened to disown my older sister if she married her boyfriend who was raised in a different faith.I didn't think he would have had the heart to do it, but the relationship ended before his will was tested.