Why Relationships Fail

1220 Words May 22nd, 2012 5 Pages
Some people think that heartbreak is the worst feeling in the world. Many relationships have gone wrong, leaving more questions than answers. Why does it sometimes feel like a broken heart hurts worse than a broken bone? Do feelings really have that much of an impact on a person’s day-to-day life? There are a number of reasons why a relationship fails. Jealousy, attachment, detachment, selfishness, time, trust, communication, honesty, and acceptance are just a few reasons.
Do opposites really attract? Maybe at first. It’s hard to maintain a relationship when two people have absolutely nothing in common. It could be the simplest of things such as what type of movies you like or what to get for dinner to the most difficult of things
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Then they go from spending all their time together to spending less and less time together.
When one person in a relationship starts to avoid the other, you start to question the relationship altogether. Why is that person avoiding the other person? When there are questions in a relationship you’ve lost the communication in a relationship. Some people think that when one person questions another it’s because of their own insecurities. This isn’t always true. The jealousy factor can result in anger, threats, insults, and even abuse whether it is verbal, physical, or emotional. Any way you look at it abuse is abuse.
Relationships that don’t work out are one of the leading causes for stress, depression, and unhappiness. Always thinking: What did I do wrong? What could I’ve done different? Why? Slipping in and out of reality; not eating, not drinking, not sleeping, and not caring about anything.
Depression is a serious disease that can lead to suicide if left untreated. Insomnia is a sign of depression as well as life patterns changing. Not eating or drinking are also signs of depression. People often overlook signs and symptoms of depression thinking that everything is okay. They mistake it sadness. Yes, sadness is part of depression but it isn’t every part of it. Other signs of depression are sleeping too much and feeling tired still, weight loss or weight gain, alcohol or drug abuse, unexplained

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