It's one of those assumptions that pops up with alarming regularity.
'It's terrible, isn't it? Marriages are doing so badly. Surely you can't really think getting married is a good idea?'
I get this a lot in radio interviews. And you probably see it in the newspapers or hear it on the radio or in the pub as well.
Except that it's completRead more
Last month I wrote an article entitled 'Men who marry are deciders not sliders', where I showed that almost all of the fall in UK divorce rates since the 1990s is due to fewer wives filing for divorce during the early years of marriage. I proposed that this was because today's newlywed husbands are more committed. With less social pressure to marrRead more