Dating for a family
In the same way it may take an American man some getting used to if he begins dating a Mexican woman who seems to want to cater to his every whim and submit to whatever decisions that he makes.
The gender roles are very distinct in Mexican households.
The women are taught to be much more soft-spoken and submissive while the men are the dominant figures in the home.
This is one reason that you may notice a lot of fighting or arguing happening in mixed relationships, generally when the woman is white or American and the man is Mexican.
With all this being said, and this is also something that has changed a lot with younger generations of Mexicans, sex is not an automatic is no commitment has been made.
Typically Mexicans wait until there is an engagement or even a wedding before they become sexually active when dating.
For most women in the US this would be a dream come true, I do not have to work? In this culture it is almost unheard of, at least in younger generations.