‘Happy Wife, Happy Life’ May Be Accurate When It Comes To Marital Spats

 

 

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A new study suggests that the old saying “happy wife, happy life” may hold some truth.  Researchers out of UC Berkeley and Northwestern examined the interactions in a little more than 80 middle-aged couples and discovered that wife’s ability to calm down after an argument was far more important than the husband’s ability to calm down.