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Beating Betrayal

He looked down at his hands folded in his lap as his eyes filled with tears that he didn’t want me to see.  One escaped and started its slow descent down his cheek.  He brushed it away and told me that she had burned all of his childhood photos.  Photos that were not from a digital decade, but from the early 70’s.  Photos that could never be replicated.  Photos that reflected his incremental progression in life. She thought there had been an affair.  In a moment of squarely facing the deepest betrayal, her anger consumed her and fueled the fire
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Cheating Statistics

The percentage of married women having extramarital affairs is on the rise. According to a survey by the National Opinion Research Center, the percentage of women having affairs increased by 40% over the last 20 years. While the rate for women increased to 14.7%, the percentage of men cheating remained at 21%. Social scientists say that the closing of the cheating gender gap may be due to the greater economic independence of women today. Others speculate that technology from texting to Facebook is upping the numbers. Regardless of the stats, each person who divorces during or after their affair has
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