Sometimes, it feels like you are the only one. Divorce tends to involve isolation, and feeling very alone.
You are NOT alone.
Every 13 seconds, there is one divorce in America.
That equates to 277 divorces per hour, 6,646 divorces per day, 46,523 divorces per week, and 2,419,196 divorces per year. That means:
There are 9 divorces in the time it takes for a couple to recite their wedding vows (2 minutes).
More than 554 divorces occur during your typical romantic comedy movie (2 hours).
1,385 divorces happen during the average wedding reception (5 hours).
There are 19,353,568 divorces over the course of an average first marriage that ends in divorce (8 years).