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Can affairs save your marriage?

 I have read a few reviews of a new book by Catherine Hakim on the subject of affairs.  Most are very critical but here is one by Suzanne Harrington of the Irish Examiner.  Maybe it’s time we stopped seeing infidelity as an enemy, and instead embraced it, a new book…

Stages of Grieving

Dr Elisabeth Kubler - Ross, Psychiatrist, spent most of her career working with the terminally ill.  She developed her her model of the stages that people go through. Kübler-Ross model The stages include: 1. Denial — "I feel fine."; "This can't be happening, not to me."
 Denial is usually only a temporary defence…

Strauss and Pieterson enter relationship counselling

 I am not a cricket fan but have heard that these two gentlemen do have a problem in their relationship.  Here is an article (I assume spoof from the King Cricket website) A bland, featureless room. Kevin Pietersen and Andrew Strauss sit side-by-side facing a desk, behind which sits a…

115 year relationship ends

 Giant turtles call time on their 115 YEAR 'marriage': Despite couple counselling the husband has been forced to move out  I just read this article from the Daily Mail After 115 years together, two giant turtles - Bibi and Poldi - have called a day on their relationship No one…

Divorce predictors

 I heard an astonishing fact in today's computerised world.   As we know, online agents are now capable of analysing date and inferring things from it.  Google analyse our e-mails and then adverts appear that seem to have something to do with what they have found.  Facebook does the same.…