She has lived as an unmarried woman for 35 years.
Unmarried women had even less control, and could not own land at all.
Some jobs like teaching were only done by unmarried women.
"They felt that an unmarried woman couldn't go into space for years with three men."
"There should be an open season for unmarried women over a certain age."
Girl has meant any young unmarried woman since about 1530.
Unmarried or young women, however, do not always cover their heads.
Particular attention is given to an unmarried woman who comes to the clinic with her mother.
Or maybe he just wanted to make sure I didn't go to my grave an unmarried woman.
During this time, unmarried women did not make up the majority of the Japanese work force.
He also saw only a single woman with a child, and one couple.
He is just the kind of man many single women say they can't seem to find.
Single women, she said he told her, are a bad risk.
Too late for a single woman in this small town.
That left us with 11 men and a single woman.
Most of Chicago's public school teachers were white single women.
He was a married man and she a single woman.
They are three single women looking for love and marriage.
Only now is it possible to see what single women have created for themselves.
Others were there: a man and a single woman who seemed to want to be alone.