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ronderman December 18th, 2015 9:13pm

Congratulations, polygamy is now legal. Not only that, but your SO says that it would be OK for you to get another spouse. Is there anyone in your current life that you would consider for spouse number two?

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merry13 Saved by Grace
12/23/15 7:43 am

I would have to get spouse #1 first. And then no I would not get a second.

twss trump is a garbage human
12/22/15 7:31 pm

That's a bunch of crazy talk. One spouse is plenty. If I were married to two or more, I would be dead within a month. Suicide.

Kidding.

rickvee Living the dream
12/22/15 4:21 pm

The missus and I have been looking for another gal provided she likes to cook/clean and meets our preferences for beauty/height/weight. 😏

mim formerly 97123
12/20/15 11:56 am

I'd be on the lookout for a same sex partner, I think.

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FATSHADOW Cyborg Gorilla
12/19/15 3:45 pm

Spouse...no.

But if I can fuck all of my Wifes friends and the mixed girl that makes my coffee at the Starbucks up the block from my Office by dangling an engagement and false promise that they can become part of FATSHADOW's Harem....Im all about it.

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mim formerly 97123
12/20/15 11:54 am

Curious. Is it all about sex?

FATSHADOW Cyborg Gorilla
12/20/15 12:04 pm

Pretty much.

Im a Savage.

FATSHADOW Cyborg Gorilla
12/20/15 12:05 pm

Would there be ANY other benefit to having multiple Wives??

Bc Mrs. Shadow is just shy of Perfect and I dont think I would want to be married to 2 of her.

mim formerly 97123
12/20/15 12:22 pm

Appreciate your honesty!

cindy1897 Minnesota
12/19/15 2:22 pm

I'm completely for polygamy and stuff, but I personally wouldn't want to be in a relationship like that

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CorblaKhan Team Skynet
12/19/15 9:58 am

I am not even considering a wife #1.

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MrsCzarCastic
12/19/15 7:01 am

No. My husband and I stood before God and vowed to love each other. There isn't room for anyone else.

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GrandmaALiCE Rocky Mtns aerial view
12/21/15 7:20 pm

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We've been married for 52 years. I hope you and Czar last that long or longer.

MrsCzarCastic
12/21/15 8:54 pm

Congratulations, Grandma! I hope so, too. I hope you and your husband had a blessed Hanukkah. ❀️

4JC Christian Pastors Wife
04/19/18 5:17 pm

YES, I agree, as well! We made that vow before God to be faithful ONLY to each other! We were both virgins when we married, have been married 38 years, and can’t even IMAGINE being with anyone else!

Besides that, it’s hard enough keeping one marriage alive and thriving. I don’t see how anyone in their right mind would WANT to try for more! Marriage is hard work! LOL

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4JC Christian Pastors Wife
04/19/18 5:18 pm

Btw, sorry I’m so late to this party! I was looking for a poll about polygamy that someone tagged me into that turned into a discussion about the eternity of hell when I found this one and couldn’t resist Ron’s question! Lol

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2ndtwin
12/19/15 5:43 am

I have the best husband, love him so much.. Anyone else would be a down grade.

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metropolitan Georgia
12/19/15 5:01 am

I keep telling my husband that polygamy might sound good in theory, but that the reality of it would be less than ideal. . . much less.

KAnne Atlantic City, NJ
12/19/15 3:17 am

I'm all for poly if that's you're thing but I'm personally a mono person. I wouldn't want more than one partner.

ZaQ777 Pittsburgh
12/19/15 12:32 am

Who would want two wives??

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musiman28 Cotton country
12/18/15 10:00 pm

Oh hell no! One is way to many!!!!

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slickspin Heart of Texas
12/18/15 9:24 pm

Why would I want to have two people pissed off and not speaking to me???

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TNBONES East Tennessee
12/18/15 8:52 pm

For God sake one is one too many.

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jlong105 Indiana
12/18/15 8:43 pm

The wife says I have to say no

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ronderman North Carolina
12/19/15 5:13 am

Your wife sounds entirely unreasonable. πŸ˜‚

jlong105 Indiana
12/20/15 11:50 am

I know, I'd trade her in, but have you seen the price tags on the newer models??!!! The wife may have some mileage and not want to turnover when I need to get started, but usually a quick jump takes care of that. A little maintenance and I hop to not have to shop for one again.

Squidboy Snarkapottamus
12/20/15 12:20 pm

Never buy new, way too expensive...and ironically......high maintenance.

jlong105 Indiana
12/20/15 12:25 pm

True, it used to just take a date night every 3000 miles or so and bring home fuel for the family.

Now you must talk to them. Sometimes even about their feelings!!! WTH. Then they want to know your feelings. Especially when the game is tied and your team has the ball with 15 seconds on the clock.

ronderman North Carolina
12/20/15 12:25 pm

The warranties aren't as good as they used to be either.

jlong105 Indiana
12/20/15 12:33 pm

Very true. About anything voids new warranties. Passing gas in front of her, though she will drop those silent stinky bombs that you are supposed to act like you don't notice, going out to fish for a day is a no go, though she will go to the mall day after day.

Squidboy Snarkapottamus
12/20/15 1:27 pm

That's why broken in is better. They have realized that they aren't princesses anymore and their self-esteem is not connected to how much time and money you spend on them. Expectations are often so low that as long as you pay bills and make it home every few days without a communicable disease...that's enough.

googer11 Minnesota
12/18/15 8:33 pm

One is hard enough.

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CrzyChica
12/18/15 5:22 pm

No, no, and no. One husband is plenty. It's hard enough to negotiate living with one other person you love. I can't imagine it with multiples. Ack!

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Xemanis Lawful Good
12/18/15 5:16 pm

Nobody I'm considering for number 1 at the moment.. none of the people around me really suit me

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Kay41 the Midwest
12/18/15 5:04 pm

Nah. What I have now is perfect. Why mess with that?

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Kimbobee the middle of nowhere
12/18/15 5:01 pm

No because I don't have anyone I would even consider for spouse number one. 😁😭😜

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Wackacrat Harford County
12/18/15 4:58 pm

1 wife is enough for me to keep up with.

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MrMilkdud
12/18/15 4:42 pm

No thanks. Aside from the religious and moral objections I'd have, I wouldn't want to add anyone to my marriage.

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Isomax TIC TOC
12/18/15 4:21 pm

This is why prostitution should be legalized. This way they come in , in what ever numbers you desire,and when you're finished, they're paid and they leave in the same way they entered. End of story.

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rons Thanks America
12/18/15 4:16 pm

I have enough issues with number one spouse. I will wait until I grow two more ears and one less mouth to consider it.

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jvc1133 61535
12/18/15 4:08 pm

Nope one left me, I'm a quick learner ; )

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Krystina Let Freedom Reign
12/18/15 4:04 pm

Heck no. I'm lucky I found one person I can tolerate living with, let alone two. LoL. Of course, I'm already in an open relationship and free to date others, so why would I bother anyway?

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Makeishura
12/18/15 4:45 pm

Cuck cuck cuck

Krystina Let Freedom Reign
12/19/15 10:37 am

No. No cuck dynamic here, though I have role played that dynamic in scenes before and I wouldn't hesitate to create a cuck dynamic with the right partner.

dxstap Bloomington, Indiana
12/18/15 3:21 pm

Yes, she is the wife of another man.
Does that mean to marry her I'd have to marry her husband too?

ronderman North Carolina
12/18/15 3:49 pm

I would assume. I don't know the "rules". As this is a hypothetical situation, you make your own rules.

MrsCrayonWax
12/18/15 3:13 pm

I can't manage one let alone two! Besides, even if it's legal, it's against our faith so that wouldn't be happening.

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dfish at home
12/18/15 4:32 pm

What faith is it against?

MrsCrayonWax
12/18/15 4:38 pm

Catholic

dfish at home
12/18/15 4:43 pm

I'm not aware of any bible verses that speak against polygamy, is this one of those instances of added Catholic rules?

ronderman North Carolina
12/18/15 4:49 pm

Off the top of my head, the New Testament states that a teacher or deacon should be the husband of one wife. I believe there are other verses as well. I will look.

ronderman North Carolina
12/18/15 4:51 pm

Debut 17:17 says that a king should have only one wife.

ronderman North Carolina
12/18/15 4:57 pm

1 Corinthians 7:2


But because of the temptation to sexual immorality, each man should have his own wife and each woman her own husband.

That's the only thing I can find. All other verses relating to one wife are from a view of church leadership.

MrsCrayonWax
12/18/15 5:10 pm

Dfish, added Catholic rules?

Thanks Ron!!!

dfish at home
12/18/15 5:34 pm

Yeah none of those are anti polygamy. The Corinthians one is clearly saying that to avoid sexual immorality people should get married, as opposed to not being married. It says nothing about limiting it to one spouse.

The Deuteronomy verse: many Deuteronomy rules are specifically for the Jews at the time, this one is even more specifically just for the king.

Yes Catholic leaders draw conclusions from verses that are not agreed upon by theologians outside of Catholicism. Ex: Onan spilling his seed being used as anti masturbation.

MrsCrayonWax
12/18/15 5:54 pm

Well we don't exactly agree upon the Protestant interpretations either.

ronderman North Carolina
12/18/15 5:58 pm

Dfish may be referring to a comment I made on another poll. The subject was on the matter of "mortal sins". I explained that Protestants don't abide by that theology and it isn't found in the bible. That comes from Catholic tradition. I think she was asking if this was another instance of Christians confusing tradition with what's actually found in the scriptures.

Am I right dfish?

dfish at home
12/18/15 7:44 pm

Yes, that is exactly what I'm trying to get at

ronderman North Carolina
12/19/15 5:16 am

To answer your question dfish, I would say that since we can not find a verse forbidding it for the common man, I would say that it is a moral tradition (one that I agree with:). I don't know if I'd "blame" the Catholics though.

MrsCrayonWax
12/19/15 7:13 am

Why not, we get blamed for everything else! Lol. Being blamed for monogamy isn't so bad.

dfish at home
12/19/15 5:17 pm

Well what do the Catholics say about monogamy/polygamy?

MrsCrayonWax
12/19/15 8:24 pm

Genesis 2:24 and Ephesians 5:31 point to man and woman and not multiples. However, while many faiths dismiss the OT as being fulfilled, we take many parts of it including this one. Hope that helps.

dfish at home
12/19/15 11:10 pm

Both verses are clearly pro monogamy but still nothing that says polygamy is a sin or wrong

MrsCrayonWax
12/20/15 8:00 am

So if I can't find anything that says it's wrong then it must not be wrong? I'm not sure where you are going with this.

dfish at home
12/20/15 2:33 pm

If God doesn't say it's a sin then why would I view it as such?

MrsCrayonWax
12/20/15 5:57 pm

Well, God doesn't say that being a lesbian is a sin either. He just refers to men. So lesbians get a pass!

dfish at home
12/21/15 12:04 am

Sure. Any other examples of your inferred sins that aren't in the bible?

MrsCrayonWax
12/21/15 4:09 am

Ok I'm it sure if you just want to be difficult.

ronderman North Carolina
12/21/15 5:01 am

Dfish, the baptist denomination has lots. My parents are in their mid 70s and have never had alcohol. (Because they were raised to believe it's a sin). The school my kids go to will not sanction a prom because it's dancing (that's changing slowly, but many still feel it's wrong). Is cursing a sin? I don't know of any verses forbidding it, but I can count on one hand the number of times I have dropped the Fbomb. Many Christians believe that tattoos are a sin, if they are then it's a sin to eat pork, shrimp and lobster (all are forbidden in the Old Testament).

The fact is, that Christians are commanded by Jesus to do one thing. . .love. Love God above all else and love your neighbor as yourself. If we would only get this right, we would change ourselves and then the world.

MrsCzarCastic
12/21/15 8:58 pm

Ronderman, have you thought about becoming a minister/pastor? You would probably give the most amazing sermons. This Catholic girl would love to hear what you have to say. ✝

MrsCrayonWax
12/21/15 9:20 pm

I bet he'd be a good author too.

dfish at home
12/21/15 11:11 pm

I agree, you should try your hand at writing. You have a way with words.
And I'm not trying to be rude MrsC, I just have a blunt way of talking sometimes.
Thanks for the examples Ronder, I have heard and encountered those schools of thought before. Some have better arguments than others. I am very interested in separating traditions from scriptures because sometimes traditions can become dangerous and distance people from the reality of the scriptures

ronderman North Carolina
12/22/15 5:26 am

At one time I did consider going into the ministry, but it wasn't what I feel God wanted for me. For now, you ladies get the benefit of any writing talent I may have.

Thank you for the affirmation. It's one of my love languages and I've never had someone compliment me for my writing. My daughter is trying her hand at a book now though.

MrsCzarCastic
12/22/15 8:15 am

That's wonderful, Ronderman. You do have a very nice way of expressing your thoughts, and I'm happy to hear that your talent was passed on to your daughter.

Blessings to you and your family this Christmas!!!!

aj1545 Cat Lady
12/18/15 3:00 pm

Lol! I dont even if I want a spouse number one, so definitely no one for number two! There are multiple people id date though.

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Squidboy Snarkapottamus
12/18/15 2:59 pm

First off, I can barely keep up with one wife's requirements. Multiple wives sounds like a level of hell. So.....even if I was to consider this self-inflicted torture....the reality is that I would have to find someone compatible with Mrs. Squid. I honestly don't see that happening. So to answer your question....I have no one in mind.

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PyroSadist like my comments follow
12/18/15 2:34 pm

Divorcing the wife, so I don't give a shit what she says

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bringstheeagle Colorado
12/18/15 2:32 pm

Not interested one woman is all I can handle. The thought of being outnumber even more by having several terrifies me. I can imagine the drama.

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political Georgia
12/18/15 2:19 pm

That's disgusting.

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MrsCrayonWax
12/18/15 3:14 pm

How can you judge it when you've never tried it? Lol

political Georgia
12/18/15 3:16 pm

I think this is one of those times no matter what I say it's not going to turn out good for me. Therefore, I'm not going to say anything.

MrsCrayonWax
12/18/15 3:22 pm

Lol I'm teasing. I could never do it. See above. I get my fix of sister wives on tlc so I'm good with one man!

ronderman North Carolina
12/18/15 3:50 pm

Political, this may have been your first step to wisdom!πŸ˜‚

political Georgia
12/18/15 3:51 pm

No...the first step was not supporting Bernie Sanders.

mfjd1948 rural johnson co iowa
12/18/15 2:15 pm

One is more than enough.

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Rachel27b maryland
12/18/15 2:15 pm

I think that's gross

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ronderman North Carolina
12/18/15 2:14 pm

I honestly cannot think of anyone.

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firefly5 the verse
12/19/15 11:30 pm

None for me. The closest thing is a married couple we're friends with, and it would only be because we share a lot of meals already, so it'd be convenient. Living under one roof would save on gas.

ronderman North Carolina
12/20/15 7:05 am

I'm in the same boat. The problem is that the wife of that couple is CRAZY! There would be no benefits.