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Adultery may be Key to Happy Marriage, Claim Psychologists

by Bidita Debnath on  February 20, 2014 at 8:56 PM General Health News   - G J E 4
Allowing your partner to sleep with other people could be the key to a happy marriage, claim psychologists.

They argued that "outsourcing" areas of the marriage such as sex to other suitors could make a relationship work in the long run, the Independent reported.
 Adultery may be Key to Happy Marriage, Claim Psychologists
Adultery may be Key to Happy Marriage, Claim Psychologists
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For marriages in which the passion and intimacy has gone, Eli Finkel, from the department of psychology at Northwestern University in Illinois, advises embarking on an agreed "non-monogamous" relationship.

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In the paper 'The Suffocation of Marriage', Prof Finkel and his co-authors argue that people now expect more from a partner than ever before - to be a lover, friend, confidant, therapist, and someone to help achieve their long-term goals.

Yet, couples are spending increasingly less time with each other, meaning many are left unsatisfied. He also suggests living apart and placing specific diameters on the relationship.

Source: ANI
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