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27 Reasons You Should Not Take Back a Cheating Spouse

Redbook Logo By Charlotte Hilton Andersen of Redbook | Slide 1 of 28: <p>Nearly one in five married people will cheat on their spouse, with men being more likely to step out than women, <a href="http://www.forbes.com/2009/06/28/sanford-ensign-affair-opinions-columnists-extramarital-sex.html">according to </a>the General Social Survey at the National Opinion Research Center. An affair can mean many things — boredom, a lack of trust, anger, sociopathy — but does it automatically mean the end of the marriage? Not necessarily. Many women (and men) have taken back a cheating spouse and gone on to have a loving, happy life together. These situations, however, should be automatic deal-breakers.</p>

27 Reasons You Should Not Take Back a Cheating Spouse

Nearly one in five married people will cheat on their spouse, with men being more likely to step out than women, according to the General Social Survey at the National Opinion Research Center. An affair can mean many things — boredom, a lack of trust, anger, sociopathy — but does it automatically mean the end of the marriage? Not necessarily. Many women (and men) have taken back a cheating spouse and gone on to have a loving, happy life together. These situations, however, should be automatic deal-breakers.

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