U of M study: Surprising number of divorcing parents open to reconciliation

About 2,500 couples with pending divorces were surveyed. One in four answered they believed their marriages could be saved through hard work.
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About 2,500 couples with pending divorces were surveyed. One in four answered they believed their marriages could be saved through hard work.

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