What are the 7 stages of marriage?
Marriage therapist DeMaria and co-writer Harrar present a short guide to the seven stages of marriage-Passion, Realization, Rebellion, Cooperation, Reunion, Explosion and Completion-along with techniques for “feeling happy, secure and satisfied” in any of them.
Why does my husband lie about little things?
Sometimes, we lie because we don’t want our partner to know that something they’ve done has hurt us or bothered us. It’s a way of not appearing too vulnerable, of keeping our guard up so that we aren’t made to look foolish. Your partner might be lying to you about the way that things you do make them feel.
Why does a husband lie to his wife?
Reasons Spouses Lie There are many reasons your spouse may be dishonest with you. People often lie not necessarily to deceive, but to protect their own ego. They’re ashamed of what they’re trying to cover up, they are afraid of the consequences, and they don’t want to have to live with your disappointment in them.
Are small lies OK in a relationship?
White lies are actually extremely common in healthy relationships, according to Susan Orenstein, Ph. Orenstein defined white lies as “omitting the complete truth to spare someone’s feelings.” A white lie is an innocuous lie. In fact, she said, sometimes, a white lie is just being kind.