Do you believe that if people were intelligent & logical regarding relationships &/or marriage,there
would be LITTLE or NO divorces?
I don't think that intelligence or logic fit into the basis of marriage or relationships. It is emotional and feelings override smarts.
It is a primitive response by the primitive part of the brain that floods the person with hormones and emotions. It is stimulus response, not logical deduction and action.
In 1970, the no fault divorce laws release the entrapped buyer's remorse, and set them free on their field of dreams. Or let them escape from a mental prison where they were confined by the bounds of legality, the marriage contract.
People make the same mistakes today that were made before 1970, but now we can see their mistakes in the form of divorce filings.
Mainly "no fault divorce" allowed couples the ability not to have to smear one another's name. No need to "list a reason" such as cheating or abuse. They could simply say: "irreconcilable differences" and leave it at that.
"There is no bad guy"
common grounds for granting a fault divorce are:
Abandonment for a certain length of time
A spouse is physically unable to have sexual intercourse
Inflicting emotional or physical pain (cruelty)
I believe that people give up on marriage to quickly, there seems to be more couples who feel as though instead of looking at the problem and fixing it when things gets a little 1bumpy,they move on to the next one.I think social media gives people this fake illusion that love is so easy to replace.When in fact it is quite hard to find the right one.The ones that divorce,over little imperfections,usually are never happy with anyone
Some experts also say many couples got married too quickly!
They fall head over hills with someone, become engaged only later to find out after they reveal their "authentic selves" they're not compatible! Sometimes cheating/abuse is a cause too!
Not really. The more intelligent and logical one is the (more likely) they are also to have "boundaries" and "deal breakers".
Every couple on their wedding day believes they are going to find a way to make their marriage last until death do them part.
However it's not uncommon for people to "change" over time.
We're either "growing together" or "growing apart".
It's almost a cliché to hear someone say:
"He/she is not the same person I fell in love with."
Very few newlyweds are planning for cheating, verbal/physical abuse, alcohol/drug addiction, going from a passionate sex life to being in a sexless marriage, or one of them chooses their career over family responsibilities...etc When we change our circumstances change.
Human beings make mistakes in EVERY area of life including "mate selection". That's not likely to change regardless of intellect.
Even smart highly educated people marry and file for divorce.
Most people date, enter into relationships, & even marry mindlessly. They enter in such things w/their emotions instead of logically assessing the situations at hand. Many people enter relationships emotionally, much to their regret later on. They are of the school that love conquers all, no matter what less desirable attributes their partner may have & if their goals aren't in sync.
Intelligent people wants to know their perspective partner educational, emotional, mental, intellectual, psychological, & socioeconomic qualifications. People w/similar educational, emotional, mental, intellectual, psychological, & socioeconomic qualifications tend to have more copacetic relationships than those of dissimilar, even opposite educational, emotional, mental, intellectual, psychological, & socioeconomic qualifications. The premise opposites attract seldom work out in relationships.
Intelligent people date &/or mate smart, wanting the best for themselves. They want dates & mates who are just as smart, educated, & successful as they are. They aren't about to date &/or mate down because they realize that doing such would be hazardous to their relationships. People who date &/mate smart are less likely to divorce than those who mindlessly & emotionally enter into a relationship, giving considering whether the attributes of the perspective date or mate will be a relationship asset or liability.
by EmpressImani 6 years ago
Regarding relationships,is it true that when a man meets a woman he likes her as she is and when...a woman meets a man she likes him for what he could be?
by MissStoryTeller 3 years ago
So I met up with a couple of friends last weekend and we started talking about the subject line. These are girls from my childhood whom I haven't seen in a while. One of these friends had an arranged marriage recently ... and when I say "arranged marriage" I mean it in the literal sense...
by RealityTalk 5 years ago
Is marriage an arrangement no longer worth entertainingHas marriage outlived its purpose? Its meaning? Cheating is rampant. Divorce is the norm. Split households with time-share parents is at least half the American family arrangement. Men marrying men. Women...
by marinealways24 8 years ago
A person that has an open belief that joins a religious belief, is this a rational action or an impulsive action? It seems a rational action would be to keep an open belief not limiting oneself to a group belief where they are told what to believe. It seems impulsive for the fact that it's a belief...
by dashingscorpio 2 years ago
If prostitution was legalized in the U.S: Do you believe it would lead to higher infidelity rates?According to "statistics" cheating and infidelity are at an all time high for both men and women in marriages. Aside from the religious and moral beliefs about those who engage in...
by Consolacion Miravite 3 years ago
Does an open relationship add spice to a marriage?
Copyright © 2019 HubPages Inc. and respective owners. Other product and company names shown may be trademarks of their respective owners. HubPages® is a registered Service Mark of HubPages, Inc. HubPages and Hubbers (authors) may earn revenue on this page based on affiliate relationships and advertisements with partners including Amazon, Google, and others.
|HubPages Device ID||This is used to identify particular browsers or devices when the access the service, and is used for security reasons.|
|Login||This is necessary to sign in to the HubPages Service.|
|HubPages Traffic Pixel||This is used to collect data on traffic to articles and other pages on our site. Unless you are signed in to a HubPages account, all personally identifiable information is anonymized.|
|Remarketing Pixels||We may use remarketing pixels from advertising networks such as Google AdWords, Bing Ads, and Facebook in order to advertise the HubPages Service to people that have visited our sites.|
|Conversion Tracking Pixels||We may use conversion tracking pixels from advertising networks such as Google AdWords, Bing Ads, and Facebook in order to identify when an advertisement has successfully resulted in the desired action, such as signing up for the HubPages Service or publishing an article on the HubPages Service.|