Parents with two sons, in contrast, face a nearly 37% risk."We think it happens because fathers get more invested in family life when they have boys," Stephanie Coontz, author of If your parents divorced, you're at least 40% more likely to do the same.
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"I often see couples in their 40s in counseling who got married too young and didn't have experience with other partners or want different things now," says Rachel Sussman, a licensed psychotherapist and relationship expert.
A hen with one chick, as any mother with only one child, tends to be more possessive and protective than a parent with many offspring.