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Odds are...My husband and I are getting a divorce.

If you go by leading statistics, anyway.

With some studies showing the national divorce rate at an average above fifty percent, its a miracle if you even KNOW a happily married couple nevermind be a part of one! 358 more words


Updated Illinois Divorce Rates 1958-2011

This figure shows the trends in marriage & divorce in Illinois from 1958-2011.  On average in recent years (2000-2011) the rates of both marriage and divorce have leveled off, neither increasing or decreasing very much.   19 more words


Marriage Survival Tips for Parents of Multiples

The divorce rate of parents of multiples is higher than the divorce rate of parents of regular kids. It is easy to imagine why! Parents of multiples are in emergency mode or exhaustion mode all the time. 978 more words


The risk of a divorce rises as the years goes by for some couples

Shorter marriages seem to be on the trend lately as couples are not making their marriages longer. Article link. As a result of the statistics, The Ministry of Social and Family development is rolling and initiating a new marriage preparation programme , which is more comprehensive and thorough than its preceding course which is only two hours. 29 more words



“Divorce is probably as painful as death.”

Divorce is the termination of a marital union, the canceling of the legal duties and responsibilities of marriage and the dissolving of the bonds of matrimony between a married couple. 1,389 more words

Broken Marriages

A Sonnet of Sorts {star 'crostic lovers}

Do the statisticians see ev’rything,
As their line graphs and black and white numbers
Vaticinate our paths, separating
Into parallel lives join-ed by hers?
Divorce, they cry, is our morose end all. 60 more words

Our Family

To Prenuptial or Not to Prenuptial

To prenup or not to prenup?  That is the question.  In the local coffee shop, I watch today as an older man discusses this topic with a group of friends.   1,009 more words