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Jose Policarpo, head of the Catholic church in Portugal. Only the most westernized Saudi will commit to socializing with other dual-national couples. It is impossible to legally leave the Kingdom without the express permission of the Saudi husband.

Her praying mother agrees. Depending on how devout the man is, there are also many things to consider practically and there might be some sacrifices that you are not prepared to make.

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And if you need anymore help just message me. One tolerably married American citizen wife is not permitted to step out on the apartment porch since the risk is too great that an unrelated male would be able to see her. Cheating and abusing you physically and mentally should be more than enough for you to leave him. Since the overwhelming majority of American citizen wives never travel to the Kingdom prior to their marriage, they are abruptly catapulted into Saudi society. The Department can provide no guidance on which marriages will succeed.

She may be expected to marry a first cousin. Employment is generally restricted to the fields of education teaching women only and medicine.

It's his own behavior and his choices. Even Saudi weddings are segregated affairs, often held on different evenings and in different locations.

The sum of these compromises is quite often a life very different than the one imagined and speculated upon in the safety of the United States. All American wives encourage prospective brides to meet the Saudi family before arriving in the Kingdom as a married woman.

Only a strong Jewish Home will keep Ramle Jewish. If the answer is yes to the above scenarios, then jump on that plane and marry your foreign born Muslim hubby-to-be. However, most Saudi owners of western style compounds ban Saudi tenants since they fear western inhabitants would object. When I came home that night, he gave me two weeks to come back to Islam.

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However it does mean taking on a very strong set of beliefs and a very different culture. In a more affluent family, a couple may inhabit one of several homes that comprise a small family compound.

It is an excellent, insightful piece and is something you should thoroughly read, and then read it again. Such a marriage will cause you great heartache. For an American spouse, this visa must be obtained by her Saudi husband. Unfortunately, there is a tremendous social bias against the nursing profession and Saudi husbands would not approve of a wife working with patients, except in the position of a physician. If the above warnings are enough to convince you, check out the message board and warnings about marrying a Turkish man.