Here are several articles that go over the topic if you should stay married for you children. The first three say "no" while proposing the idea that your unhappy marriage is making them unhappy. Personally, I don't agree with some of their reason because they don't go over the whole situation of the unhappy marriage with its root and cause. They only give quick
answers with quick examples. They also don't seem to support their answer with studies or provide a counterargument. They aren't well balanced answers that make you feel comfortable.
Should I stay in my marriage for the kids? from Parents.com
5 Reasons Kids From Unhappy Homes Say It's Better To Divorce Than Stay Married. From the Huffington Post
3 Ways Your Unhappy Marriage May Be Hurting Your Kids from the Huffington Post
The articles listed below go more into detail on certain situations within a marriage and gives more of a realistic answer with proper analyzing of the situation with its repercussions.
Should You Stay Married for Your Children? from The Christian Post
Should You Stay Married for the Sake of Your Kids? from Fox News
Got Kids? Stay Married ... It's That Simple. from yourtango.com
Additionally, this is an answer that maybe only you can truly answer. I advise that you seek an expert on the subject such as a family counselor to explore the benefits and repercussions of either decision.
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