alternatives for those who can't get married - the ring that binds. Our population has a big chunk of couples that for one reason or the other can't get legally married. There are a lot of reasons. I encountered one before wherein the couple can't get married because the guy is getting petitioned abroad. However, the most prevalent example would be wherein one or both parties have been married before. In close second would be our LGBT community. Gi ven that the Philippin e populati on is dominated by Catholics, it's inevitable that religion somehow spills over its influence over the state proce edings . This would mean that the batt le of having Divorce or Same Sex Marri age laws passed is still a lo ng way from here. But for the meantime, what would you do? The next best thing is to ho ld a Commitment Cerem ony. Don't you think so too? Bear in mind that it's still no t going to be reco gnized by the state so if you r motive is to be included as a beneficiar y i...