Mackenzie Health didn't notify police after firing Zadeh last year.
Now single, she looks back with sadness on the collapse of her marriage, but bears no anger towards her parents who made the arrangements seven years ago.
She was only 21 at the time, and her feelings barely entered the equation; marriage was what her mother and father expected."I was far too young. From the first meeting with my husband's family I had a bad feeling about it," she says.
There was no emotional bond with her husband at the start and it failed to grow. Iran's average divorce rate peaked at 21 percent last year, with big cities showing far higher rates.
One in three marriages fails in the capital Tehran; in its northern quarter, home to the more affluent Western-leaning metropolitan elite, the figure is more than 40 percent.
Golpayegani said "their halal generation will be extinguished and they will become bastards." He declared that "the Islamic ruler should strongly fight this kind of life." One day later, a deputy at Iran's Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports blamed the media for fueling interest in so-called white marriages.
Mahmud Golzar allowed that some young Iranians might be cohabitating -- following the example of Western countries -- but he added to the semiofficial Fars news agency that such reports had not been confirmed.The official reasons for splitting up are a lack of affection between couples, family interference, domestic violence and drug addiction.But many young people cite strict social mores as a heavy burden.They fight "like husbands and wives in a registered marriage." They even wear wedding rings and introduce themselves as a married couple. Because, as they also told Iranian daily "Ebtekar" in May, they don't believe in marriage.Their arrangement is being described in Iran as a "white marriage," a relatively new phenomenon that is worrying Iranian authorities.There is no regulatory body that oversees Ontario's 100,000 personal support workers (PSWs) similar to the colleges that govern nurses and doctors, and no system for health care facilities to share disciplinary action against PSWs.