Not that cheating is ever justified; it is an ugly choice.
But the similar desire to be actively in love has driven us to marry, and sadly, can drive many to look outside their marriage for that love as well.
In addition to four children, he adopted two daughters, and as a result of raising his own autistic son, developed the Dan Marino Autism Center.
Finding out that he cheated and fathered a daughter begs the age old questions: How can someone seemingly so good do something so bad? Statistics vary, but it’s assumed that 50 percent of men cheat. In my study, only seven percent of cheating men said they were after the sex as compared to 48 percent who reported it was the desire for emotional connection that drove the impropriety.
Often, they too are surprised at how their emotional friendship turned into something deeper and physical when that was not their original intention. Chemistry is powerful, and people are deeply searching for companionship and love.