Numbers Don't Lie

Monday, June 05, 2006

How can you tell if a marriage is headed for divorce ?

Let the couple discussing a conflict.
Studies demonstrate that happily married couples made 5 positive remarks for every 1 negative remark when they discussing conflict. In contrast, couples headed for divorce offered 0.8 positive remarks for every 1 negative remarks.
Source: Reader's Digest, June, 2006.



Anonymous Leigh said...


=o) That made me smile. =o)

You have to hand it to Reader's Digest to come up with that kind of figure.


2:52 AM

Blogger Sicilian said...

Been there done that. . . . bet a lot of people can verify those stats.

4:03 AM


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