I Asked What Pakistanis Think About Reversing The Role Of Husbands And Wives And Here's What They Said

By Alveena Jadoon | 21 Feb, 2018

Husbands and wives in Pakistan have been mostly playing traditional roles in a marriage. The wives stay at home and look after the house and the kinds. Husbands, on the other hand, are the breadwinners of the family.

 

We took to Snapchat to ask Pakistanis whether or not they would be willing to switch these roles

Source: Hum Network Limited

 

Here’s how the ladies responded

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As for the men, here is what they think about this “role reversal”

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The responses from both sides were diverse. However most of the responses, as you can see, were very positive. This highlights the change in dynamics between husbands and wives in Pakistan

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Source: Hum Network Limited

People understand that strict definition of roles does not always work out for everyone. Partners need to decide what works for them and follow the framework. No one should be forced to follow a particular pattern that they do not believe in or is not workable for them.

What do you have to say about reversing the cultural role of husbands and wives in a marriage? Let us know in the comments below.

 

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