Aleksandr seems to be attentive to her in a way that Big never was, and he asks her to come to Paris with him. She has this moment of glory that ended very quickly. As pop culture expert Ashli L. She then meets a man whose penis is too big even for her. Until then, Nussbaum writes, Sex and the City "was sharp, iconoclastic television. Although he eventually agrees to exclusivity, he doesn't introduce Carrie to his mother and won't refer to her as "the one", so rather than going on a planned vacation with him, Carrie breaks it off. Once Miranda realizes she's still in love with Steve, he begins a serious relationship with someone else Debbie , and so she does the same with Robert played by Blair Underwood. It's true that it was progressive for its time but that doesn't mean contemporary viewers should be dismissive of some of its more problematic content. Criticism[ edit ] Criticism has been expressed about the influence the show has on adolescents and how the images displayed on the show affect the way women and young girls view themselves. However, she eventually catches him cheating, and they break up. Miranda is now mother to son Brady and finds it difficult to work, date, and carry on her previous lifestyle. She also goes on to date a phone sex guy, a fake ER doctor, a guy who doesn't swallow his food, and a police detective. Miranda proposes to Steve and they marry in a community park.