Yeah. I can hardly believe that was me, ditching the Friedan book because she said you didn't have to obey the husband..
Luckily I changed my viewpoint fairly swiftly as I learned more about real life.
Lola, my father told me I could be anything I wanted, and I wanted to be a doctor.
(Stupid, I shudda aimed for architecture back then, but never mind.) But until '65, amazingly few women in the US were admitted to med schools.
Edit - and you are very right about culture.