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Any American guy looking to marry a woman from a poorer country is always going to have the doubt at the back of his mind that shes only going through the whole ordeal to get her hands on his bank account.
And even if hes too enamoured with the hobbies of his new love to think about it, the social stigma of a mail order bride can make him the laughing stock of the community.
I thought of the aggressive, sexless look of the supermodels and the passing of the days when men tipped their hats to women in the street.
Then the expat's Mexican wife came in, brought us each another beer, wiped the table and went off to calm the crying children and prepare lunch.
Which explains why some 40 million American men logged onto dating sites last year.
Her script might have been a little more convincing if the accompanying video hadnt shown her walking down a main shopping street in the Ukraine in lingerie.
Other videos showed Russian student girls in bikinis, draping themselves around national monuments while they talked about their hobbies.
Talk to American men who have married foreign women and 90 percent of them will have been attracted to the old-fashioned values of another culture.
Dinner on the table, clean clothes in the cupboard and strong maternal instincts.