Any married couple will tell you that arguments can occur even in the happiest of households, but how do you distinguish a minor tiff from to a relationship breaker?
In a series of heartbreaking confessions, married men have revealed the moment they realized their marriage was headed for divorce.
One curious Redditor started the thread asking: ‘Divorced Men of Reddit: what moment with your former wife made me think “Yup, I’m asking this girl to divorce me.”?
It wasn’t long before divorcees came forward with their stories amassing more than 11,000 comments.
As is expected affairs were an obvious catalyst for the end of a marriage, with many men finding out of their wife’s infidelity in the most heartbreaking ways.
Money also proved to be the cause for many relationships ending with several divorcees revealing their exes had duped them for cash.
While many of the stories came from men who had instantly filed for divorce several revealed that they had attempted to work through their issues with marriage counselors to no avail.
For those who were parents, their children played a huge factor in their marriage, and a concern for their offspring was often listed as a cause for divorce.
Many confessions came from men admitted their reasons for their split was not as clear-cut, revealing that they had simply grown apart over the years.
Abuse also came up as a reason why the marriage failed whether that was verbal or physical on the wife’s part.