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Is Manners Dead In Relationships?

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The definition for the word manners keeps hanging with changing times. But does it really have a role in human relationships?

Well, apart from many other necessary aspects, manners too helps two people stick to each other for longer. Imagine your spouse being rude to you all the time. Can you imagine your whole life with him or her?

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And then, if you take a look at the statistics of declining levels of manners in human population, you may wonder whether it could be one reason behind the high divorce rates of today. Read on...


Fact #1

Almost 90% of today's couples are said to use abusive language during an argument. 50 years ago, their percentage was said to be only 21%!


Fact #2

A survey says that at least 76% of today's young men and women are ruder than people of the same age 50 years ago.


Fact #3

In the past two decades, portrayal of violence and abuse between couples on screen has been reportedly increased by 250%.


Fact #4

At least 25% of the road accidents and reckless driving incidents are reported to happen after a domestic quarrel with spouse.

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Fact #5

In the past decade, couples who fight or breakup in flights has increased by 55%.

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Fact #6

In the past 5 years, the couples who fight and swear in public has increased by 79%!


Fact #7

Some psychologists also claim that some of the celebrities and public figures who are rude and still succeeded in their lives passively act as role models to others in the society.


Fact #8

Another reason behind the rising levels of rudeness and arrogance in human relationships could also be the increasing levels of narcissism in the people of today's world, says a study.

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Read more about: relationships, couples, marriage, love, men, women
Story first published: Saturday, January 7, 2017, 10:56 [IST]
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