I thank the many people who have generously commented on this work in draft in its different versions. Special thanks to Anneke Smit for superb assistance. Finally, I want to express my gratitude to Ruthann Robson for her intellectual, political, and personal presence.
Carl F. Stychin,
Couplings: Civil Partnership in the United Kingdom,
N.Y. City L. Rev.
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