Four Reasons Husbands Feel Like They Hate Their Wives

It ultimately boils down to two people not getting what they need from each other.     By: Samantha Vincenty /O magazine Marriage is meant to last forever—according to wedding toasts, love song, and various religious texts, anyway—and given our ever-lengthening average life expectancy, forever is a long, long time. It’s one thing to pledge […]

Britain:Supreme Court rules woman in ‘loveless marriage’ cannot have a divorce and must stay married to husband

‘Remarkable’ ruling demonstrates divorce laws are not fit for 21st century, say politicians and lawyers   The Supreme Court has ordered a woman to stay married to her husband of 40 years, rejecting her attempts to divorce him because the marriage is “loveless and has broken down”. Tini Owens, 68, has been told she cannot divorce Hugh Owens, 78, despite claiming their marriage […]

I Can Sum Up Marriage In These 11 Texts I’ve Sent My Husband

By Susannah B. Lewis (Blogger):Your Our text messages say a lot about our marriage.   While scrolling through my phone and reading the text exchange between my husband and me, I see a love story. No, I don’t see a bunch of Xs, Os and lovey-dovey emoticons.  But I do see mistakes, arguments, parenting advice and […]

Wife catches husband having five-year ‘affair’ with prostitute, takes him back then charges £40 every time they have sex

The woman said she could accept it better if he’d “screwed a few here and there” (Image: Getty)A wronged wife was forced to undergo a HIV test and was driven to self harm  after discovering her husband  of 30 YEARS had been having a five-year  affair ‘ with one prostitute. And after wringing the truth from her lawyer husband, the […]

Before I Do: Why History Matters

His or Her Past, may have a major impact on your future as a couple Sex and the Heart has ruined many relationships because they often distract from reality.     The heart wants one thing and one thing only, love.   The heart is hopeful, it tells the brain to overlook what it sees because love […]

How an economic miracle transformed love and marriage in post-war Italy

A newly married couple walks near Rome’s Arch of Constantine. Photo: AFP By: Catherine Edwards/The Local Italy in the 1960’s was experiencing a whirlwind of change. The Second World War had left a legacy of acute poverty and a country suffering an identity crisis after years of fascism and occupation, but by 1964, the transformation […]

7 Things You Need to Know BEFORE You Get Married (To Avoid Divorce)

By:Laura Miolla/Your Beat the divorce statistics before you walk down the aisle. The institution of marriage has long been idealized in the United States, especially when compared to other developed nations in the world. Here, getting married for the first time is a huge milestone in most people’s lives. Little girls dream about it. […]

Kenya legalises polygamy without wife’s consent

Polygamy is very common among traditional communities in many parts of Africa, as this family in South Africa. PHOTO/AFP NAIROBI – Kenya’s parliament has passed a bill allowing men to marry as many women as they want, prompting a furious backlash from female lawmakers who stormed out, reports said Friday. The bill, which amended existing marriage […]

The All-or-Nothing Marriage

By:Eli J. Finkle/For/New York Times ARE marriages today better or worse than they used to be? This vexing question is usually answered in one of two ways. According to the marital decline camp, marriage has weakened: Higher divorce rates reflect a lack of commitment and a decline of moral character that have harmed adults, children […]

Does this happy marriage make me look fat?

BY MISTY HARRIS, POSTMEDIA NEWS Marital bliss may bulk up your well-being but it also tips the scales when it comes to weight, according to a new four-year study. Reporting in the journal Health Psychology, researchers find that relationship satisfaction is linked with an increase in body mass index over time. By contrast, when couples are […]