The headmaster of a top private school in London once told us that the 'disturbed and difficult' children in his school came almost entirely from broken homes.
He said that over 50% of the children at his school came from broken homes and that one boy had had five different mothers.
Divorce Rate in the USA.
A recent survey suggests that divorcing parents lie to themselves about the effect that divorce has on their children.
The survey showed that most parents thought that their children had coped well.
However, according to the survey, only 18% of children said that they were happy after the split.
Study reveals impact of divorce on children
One in 20 of the children had turned to alcohol after the split.
Want Your Marriage To Last?
5. Don't choose a partner who is not good at seeing their own faults.
6. Don't choose a partner who does not have lots of interests and hobbies.
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