Morning Teaser 'My husband wants me to abandon a profession I love and be a full time housewife'

Would you advice a woman to leave her job and become a full time housewife?

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A confused woman needs advice

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"Dear Pulse,

My name is Dupe and I am an actress. I have been married for three years but as it stands, I think my marriage is heading for the rocks because of my husband's stance that I must abandon a job I have nurtured for so many years and now that I am about to reap the benefits, he wants me to dump it and become a full time housewife.

My anger with my husband, Segun, is that he met me as an actress and before we got married, we had talked about my job and he told me he has no problem with that and assured me that I would still continue after we got married.

But now, he tells me that his family and friends are not comfortable that his wife is in the entertainment industry, that they see actresses as prostitutes and wayward. But I can swear that the assertion is not true. There are wayward women in every profession and since I got married, I have not given Segun any cause to doubt my faithfulness.

I have tried to let him see reasons why I should continued with the profession that has been part of my life from childhood but he has given me an ultimatum: either abandon the job or I leave his house.

I am very confused and don't know what to do.

Dupe."

Dear readers, on Morning Teaser today, we ask: would you abandon a job you love just to please your spouse?

NB: You can send in your letters on any issue to isaac.dachen@ringier.ng. Remember, a problem shared is half solved.

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