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Preconceived notions are hard to detect until problems arise.For example, if you are a single woman living alone in Kuwait, you may not want a man you only recently met to invite himself to your home under the assumption that it is "okay" because you are "open minded".The man's mother usually has the right to make the final selection of an appropriate daughter-in-law.My American friend, Chris, is married to a Kuwaiti.Dating someone outside of your own culture has pros and cons.On the upside, it is interesting and there is always something to talk about.It is much more difficult for a divorced Kuwaiti woman than for a divorced Kuwaiti man to find another partner.Western women's complaints are similar to other women everywhere in the world: all the good ones are either taken or "otherwise".
In the US, it is the custom for the father of the bride to pay for the wedding; grooms and/or their family pay for weddings in Kuwait. Meeting men in Kuwait is no problem for a Western (or really any other nationality) woman: in the car, at the mall, at a restaurant, in the aisles at Sultan Center, walking, on the internet. There are common dating rules to follow in the West and almost everyone plays by them: You meet someone you like, you fall in love, you meet his friends, you meet his family, you might move in together, you get engaged, you get married and have kids.Kuwait isn'Xt as easy for a Western woman dating Kuwaiti men.Although the perception is changing, Western women in this part of the world have been considered "easy" by traditional Arab standards from what is perceived as too much freedom in the West (or perhaps because best or majority of the black market movies come from the West).In the States, we saw movies about Arabs with camels and tents; in Kuwait they watched movies about cowboys and loose women.