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This May Be Why Most Divorces Happen in March and August

Studio shot of photo of bride and groom figurines torn in half and wedding ringsStudio shot of photo of bride and groom figurines torn in half and wedding rings

More divorces happen in March and August than in any other months, according to a new study from the University of Washington. The research is believed to be the first to find evidence of a seasonal pattern of marriage breakups, and suggests that family rituals around winter holidays and summer may be driving the trend.