Some say that a wife desires to serve her husband and make him glad that he married her, others say that a wife desires to usurp her husband’s leadership role. This verse describes something basic in the nature of women. As engineers would have difficulty building bridges based on a wrong understanding of cement, couples have difficulty founding marriages based on a wrong understanding of the wife. Many men treat their wives as if they expected to be usurped at any moment. If women desire to please their husbands, treating wives as usurpers is a cruel injustice which God hates… What do women desire is as practical as it is insightful. Updated to reflect the complexities of relationships today, which reveals intrinsic truths and applies relevant, actionable wisdom in ways that Gods work.