Definition Essay On Divorce

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Divorce, we all know at least one person or more affected by this. This thing that for some is a relief, a haven of sorts and for others is a cruel, monster that rips at the core. How can we even be talking about the same thing? How do we define it? Well the definition is quite simple really, Divorce, “To legally dissolve one’s marriage with (someone).”

Someone gets divorced every 10-13 seconds - In the time it took you to read to this point, someone got divorced. In just America alone there is a 50% divorce rate. So what that means is out of ALL of the people that get married in America 50% of them are going to get divorced! Isn’t that crazy?...So whenever someone gets married there’s a 50% chance that they will get divorced!.....Not
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Education, location, religion and often other factors can dramatically affect your odds of staying married. So let’s look at age. Age DRAMATICALLY affects whether or not you’ll stay together. Because you need to make sure you are mature enough to get married and mature enough to make a LIFELONG commitment to someone else. And might I stress highly marriage IS a lifelong commitment counter to popular belief of many. So let’s start with age, age is BIG factor in a marriage, it can make it crumble or thrive! Those who marry when between ages of 20 to 24 have highest rate of divorce - You’ve probably heard people say that 50% of all marriages end in divorce. And while this is kind of accurate, it’s also a bit misleading. As it turns out, age plays a big role in determining a marriage 's fate (As I stated before). Those who marry between ages of 20 to 24 have highest rates of divorce. These couples are nearly twice as likely to get divorced as those who get married between ages of 25 - 29 years old. Most likely because the older you are, the wiser you are and more capable of making good decisions and keeping your vows or
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