Not bad enough to leave, but not good enough to fulfil you… are YOU trapped in a half-happy marriage?

Not bad enough to leave, but not good enough to fulfil you… are YOU trapped in a half-happy marriage?

Not bad enough to leave, but not good enough to fulfil you… are YOU trapped in a half-happy marriage

11:52 PM on 7th July 2011

Half-happy: Many couples exist in the state where they are affectionate but passionless

Half-happy: Many couples exist in the state where they are affectionate but passionless

Unhappy: Many high-achievers have simply resigned themselves to being in a

Unhappy: Many high-achievers have simply resigned themselves to being in a “so-so” marriage

Drop: The number of divorces in 2010 has fallen again, from a peak of 153,065 in 2003

Drop: The number of divorces in 2010 has fallen again, from a peak of 153,065 in 2003

Disenchanted: Author Pamela Haag talked to other couples and found nearly all of them admitted to being disappointed with how married life had panned out for them

Disenchanted: Author Pamela Haag talked to other couples and found nearly all of them admitted to being disappointed with how married life had panned out for them

Survival: The marriages that last are based on realism, said experts

Survival: The marriages that last are based on realism, said experts

Counselling: Some couples turn to a third party for help during their difficult times

Counselling: Some couples turn to a third party for help during their difficult times