Science May Have Figured Out Why Many People Would Rather Stay In Unhappy Relationships Than Break Up
October 24, 2018 18:11
Breakups can be difficult. But it's necessary sometimes, especially when one or both partners are feeling unhappy about the relationship. Despite this, some people would rather stay in a bad relationship than leave. And science may have figured out why.
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A new study has some answers
In a recent study published in the Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, it was found that people are hesitant to break up a relationship because they are concerned about how the other person feels. How the breakup can impact their partner plays a big role in the decision of whether or not to leave.