What Does A Happy Marriage Make? Men and Women Tell A Different Story – Forbes

Men are more satisfied in marriage when their spouses pick up on their happiness.


A lot of research has looked at the connection between picking up on what your spouse is feeling and satisfaction with the relationship. Mostly, it has found a positive connection: the more “empathetic accuracy” there is, the better the relationship. But some studies have arrived at different conclusions, suggesting that there isn’t always a benefit in intuiting the feelings of the other person.