Dating stages 7 months
Sadness feels weak and men often experience humiliation when they feel weak. This tough guy stance may come out with friends and family who try to support the bereaved man, pushing them away.
We all know people who have been separated for long periods (sometimes years) who are difficult to be with because they remain focused on their anger at a former spouse.
Anger also interferes with the ability to adapt and grow.
To form good relationships men need to learn from the relationship that is ending. In what way can he be a better husband or boyfriend in the future.
At the extreme, anger that leads to any type of physical aggression can cause legal trouble.
Domestic violence rates increase during periods of separation.