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I don’t want to say anymore because it brings back painful memories."It is a sentiment shared by almost all Prof Hawking’s friends and family; relief that he is now finally free of Elaine, and distress that it has taken so long; the couple have been together for 17 years.It is a relationship that, almost from the beginning, has provoked a storm of controversy - and suspicion - the wheelchair-bound Prof Hawking, 64, who has suffered from motor neurone disease since the age of 22, and the "controlling, manipulative and bullying" (the words of another former employee) Elaine.Because for years there have been shocking rumours of violence and abuse against the vulnerable scientist - mental as well as physical - supported by his own children no less.Do we know what we are doing when it comes to modern relationships, or are we just being hi-jacked by primitive emotions?There’s a scene in the 1996 movie ‘Jerry Maguire’, where Tom Cruise famously says to Renée Zellweger, “You Complete...

Read more Without resolution, awareness, and acceptance, your relationship history may have a strong influence on your current dating life.

With a past that feels heavy, heartbreaking or disappointing, dating in the present may feel very draining and trigger anxiety...

Read more Being married for any length of time is truly an accomplishment these days. Read more We've all had them -- one of “those” days.

Just last week a woman asked how long I had been married and when I said forty years this July, her eyes got huge and she said, “To the same person? And for singles, having one of "those" days might include one of "those" dates.

Bad days--and the occasional bad date--are unavoidable.

Here are 15 effective ways to better handle life's hassles:1. Read more If you ask someone what they’re looking for in a romantic partner, you’ll receive dramatically different answers.