Infidelity: How to deal with infidelity
  
Infidelity: How to deal with infidelity

Infidelity: How to deal with infidelity


Forgive and forget

Obviously, rebuilding a relationship rocked by cheating relies quite heavily on the injured party’s capacity for forgiveness.

However, just how forgiving they’re likely to be could well depend on their gender, with more than a quarter of men surveyed by Illicit Encounters saying they’d be willing to turn the other cheek.

The number of women by comparison, was one in five. “The betrayal factor doesn't seem to resonate with men as much as it does with women,” suggests Freeman-Jones.

“Since men are more able to compartmentalise love and sex, they don't necessarily see their partner sleeping with someone else as an emotional betrayal in the same way women do.” However, whilst men might be able to separate sex from love, it would be naive to expect a man to simply take sexual infidelity on the chin.

“Men may view being cheated on as an attack on their manhood,” argues Karen Dickinson, “and find it harder to move past this hurdle.” After all, one should ever underestimate the sensitivity of the male ego...


George Wales
24/02/2012
Rank this page: 


Don't miss...
These Stunning Photos Of Injured Soldiers Will Change How You Think About Disability50 hairstyles for bridesmaids: Wedding inspiration
#TreatYoSelf Haul: Beauty, Fashion & Everything In BetweenLondon Street Style 2015: Spring Bound
Latest… 29/07/2015
Love & Sex News
Guides
Videos
The 7 Not-So Obvious Reasons Your Boyfriend Is Being Distant
50 Seriously Stunning Hairstyles For Bridesmaids
QUIZ: Why Am I Still Single?
Not Sure If He Likes You? This Quiz Has All The Answers...
All Love & Sex news
Sex drive: The Differences Between Men & Women
Want Sheet Grabbing Sex? 10 Tips For Red Hot Foreplay
Oral Sex Tips - How To Give The Best Blow Jobs
5 Ways To Spice Up Your Sex Life With Erotic Games.
See all Love & Sex guides
Video: The secrets behind the way you hold your drink
See all Love & Sex videos
 

Don't miss out!

...Join our newsletter
Get the sofeminine latest straight to your inbox
  OK
Find us on...