Attraction is a complicated matter. Although people value personality traits such as intelligence, humor, and kindness, the fact that they aren’t physically attracted may keep them from pursuing a relationship.
So you’ve managed to stick it out with your spouse for several years now? Everything should be smooth sailing from now on right? Wrong!
In the US the average marriage lasts 8 years; despite being married to each other for 8 years, couples tend to drift apart with time.
Single mothers are often plagued by the guilt of choosing to end a marriage or wanting “me-time” for the sake of their mental wellbeing. Instead of acknowledging their feelings, many single moms ignore them.