More and more people are getting divorced, and it’s not just the younger couples. Older couples in their 50s and 60
s are getting divorced and facing the prospect of living out the rest of their lives alone. The divorce rate has increased over 50 percent in baby boomers, and this number will increase as the younger generation gets older.
People are living longer and are having second thoughts about spending their entire lives with just one person who may not be making them happy. Women have also become more willing to accept the single life and face the struggles that lay ahead on their own.
Read more at New York Times.