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Compromising to Avoid Friction

What makes so many women and men offer explanations to an angry spouse, when they come home late from work? Wouldn’t it be more natural to expect their partners to understand their exhaustion, and welcome them home even more warmly? Why do people feel compelled to attend that Sunday family lunch if they’d rather go… Read More »


They want to always know where their partners are and what their kids are doing “out at this hour,” and worry too much about the health of their parents and relatives. Controlling women fear that any vacillation or inattention might bring disaster. They believe everything goes well thanks only to their unflagging efforts; they understand… Read More »