Why Marriages End in Divorce

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Marriage is the legal courtship of two people who love each other enough to spend the rest of their lives together. In some cases, the thought of spending this much time with each other works out, but recently there is a drop in the number of couples who stay married and those who get divorces. In 2012, the divorce rate in the United States was 46% according to the Feldstein Family Law Group. There are many reasons why people get divorced, but I believe that the top five reasons for divorce in America is infidelity, lack of communication, domestic violence, boredom, and financial issues. In my opinion, these are some of the main causes of divorce, because I have seen these particular factors separate a family. I agree with the statement made by Penny Dablin “Divorce is seen as an 'easy' answer” (Article Source: http://EzineArticles.com/337951I). this is true because people who are in an unhappy marriage do not always think long and hard about wether or not divorce is necessary. I think that if people looked at their relationships as a more serious matter, they would work out their issues and ultimately divorce in some cases can be avoided. One of the first reasons for divorce is due to infidelity. When you marry someone, you make the vow to stay true to that person, you make this promise to them to be faithful. If you have problems with being faithful, you should rethink if you really want to get married, when you get married, all temptation of being with other people should be out of your mind. Even though infidelity should not be tolerated, you can work through it. I have seen couples work through infidelity even though it is hard. When asked why they stayed together, it was because of their children. I think this family did the right thing by staying together so their child could have a better life. They are still together fifteen years later. Lack of communication is another problem that leads couples to divorce. If something is wrong, tell your partner. Do...
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