Why have some of Britain"s most successful woman developed Perfect Wife Syndrome?


Sex on demand. Dinner on the table (or in front of the TV, if he prefers). Why, after decades of battling for equality, do some of Britain”s most successful women put their man”s needs first

Archaic: But many women seem to be succumbing to Perfect Wife Syndrome

Archaic: But many women seem to be succumbing to Perfect Wife Syndrome

Devoted: Kirstie Allsopp is sensitive to the needs of her husband Ben

Devoted: Kirstie Allsopp is sensitive to the needs of her husband Ben


Downtrodden: Betty Draper, from TV

Downtrodden: Betty Draper, from TV”s Mad Men, is subservient to her husband Don

Outspoken: Jerry Hall famously said a woman should be

Outspoken: Jerry Hall famously said a woman should be “a maid in the living room, a cook in the kitchen and a whore in the bedroom”