Do you believe in love at first sight? This author focuses on that as the main theme throughout The Country Wife. The main character gets stranded, and that experience ends up changing his life forever. He ends up dealing with feelings that he never had to deal with before, and he learns how to be patient and bide his time. He also learns what a submissive woman is like. Love is never ever found where it is expected, and sometimes the strangest occurrences can lead to a permanent love connection.