Brad Coates, Esq., author of "Divorce with Decency" — Oct. 24, 2017

October 28, 2017 | Bradley Coates

Divorce with Decency

There's a reason fairy tales always end in marriage. It's because nobody wants to see what comes after. It may be too grim. Brad Coates knows all about marriage and divorce - as a divorce lawyer ( www.CoatesandFrey.com) who authored Divorce with Decency, now in its Fifth Edition. Brad is a frequent guest, and this time he and Dr. Diana discussed "What Women Want ... Female Needs, Desires and Behavior in Romantic Relationships." Stats partly tell the story: of those who file for divorce, two-thirds are women; 60% of men, but only 35% of women say sexual activity is important to their lives; 77% of divorced women surveyed said they valued independence and privacy over remarriage. Since marriage is no longer imposed by economic necessity, many marriages are not held together by need, so much as by love. But in the "old days" male courtship skills were important. Now newly empowered women want and expect understanding and basic kindness from their mate, as well as good sex. There are the so-called "Viagra Divorces"; i.e., once erect, men tend to skimp on foreplay. They may want to use their erections now that they can have them again - not always considering their mate. There's more ... Tune in!