Dodging the divorce bullet
It’s normal and healthy for couples to be at loggerheads sometime. While conflict can’t be avoided, you can prevent it from tearing you apart by being mindful of your arguing style. The gift of conflict is that it’s an opportunity to understand yourself and your partner better, and then grow from it. ‘Although it’s an unpleasant experience, arguing is actually a good way to find out how your partner feels about something and get to know their boundaries’, says Michael.