There’s a special friend that you love talking to — and this person is not your partner! What harm is there in a friend? Shouldn’t married parents have friends? Well, of course. We can’t expect our spouses or our children to bring us every drop of happiness and fulfill our every need, but there’s a difference between a platonic friend and an emotional affair and sometimes, moms cross the line whether they realize they are . . . or not.
Before you tell me, “Oh women aren’t the ones having affairs,” look at these statistics on infidelity thanks to statisticbrain.com, and stay silent:
Men who admit to committing infidelity in any relationship they’ve had: 57%
Women who admit to committing infidelity in any relationship they’ve had: 54%
Married men who strayed at least once during marriage: 22%
Married women who strayed at least once during marriage: 14%
Read More: Moms: Are You Having an Emotional Affair?
Don’t Do It!