Argumentative Essay About Divorce

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In this twenty century, divorce is very common; especially in the America today, the country that focus on their citizen’s freedom. The term "common" here is not that every marriage couples will end up divorce, but it means that the society already accept and have an open might about divorce. In the article "The Making of a Divorce Culture" by Barbara Dafoe Whitehead, she had mention that "divorce is now part of everyday American life. It is embedded in our laws and institutions, our manner and more, out movies and television shows, our novels, and children 's storybooks, and our closest and most important relationships." Everyone should have seen or at least hear about it once in their life from their own experience or from someone they…show more content…
For example, if two person married each other for a period of time, but they have found out there are so many thing that they do not have in common and they could not accept the other person’s habit. They were ended up dislike and feel annoying and unconfortable to live with the other. In this situation, these people could choose to put an end to their marriage by divorce and set each other free. But, they could also choose to find another way to make their marriage work like separated for a short period and try to understand that there is no one in the world in perfect, so they could not expect their match to be exactly what they wanted. So, divorce is not necessary in this situation, because there are still chances that they could make their marriage work for them. But they could decide to divorce if they do not wish to continue their marriage. On the other hand, there are also some marriage that end up sadly like they are being abuse by their husband or wife because they dis-obey or they want to break up. According to Barbara Dafoe Whitehead, “we must assume that divorce is necessary as a remedy for irretrievably broken marriages, especially those that are marred by severe abuse Heh as chronic infidelity, drug addiction, or physical violence.” If by any chance that someone is in this kind of situation, then divorce will be necessary and the best solution for them because they should not live with a bully person for the rest of their life. In my friend situation, she does not went into any kind of abuse in her marriage, but they could not find any common ground in their marriage. They did tried to live with each other for a short period of time, and try to understand and being sympathy to each other. Unfortunatly, their marriage still not turn out well. Finally,
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