New Expectations1 min 130 1 min 130
( An important article on a critical global issue)
While most of the experts quoted in the report think a couple should try and work on their marriage for the sake of the kids, the current generation's expectations regarding the institution of marriage have changed drastically. Also, the concept of 'home' as a safe haven doesn't really exist anymore, with children moving out or going to study or work in a different country.
It is a real fact that a lot of husbands are threatened by their wives' success and independence in career and finances, thereby leading to insecurity and subsequent friction. A lot of divorce cases see women complaining of domestic violence or emotional torture. Staying on in a marriage with this kind of treatment is not good for the mother or the children.