Infidelity is a cardinal sin that has broken families and created a rift among partners and is a big no in relationships.
The recent Amazon release Gehariyaan brought forth a key issue of why infidelity does not pay. Caught in a web of lies and deceit, protagonist Deepika Padukone realises very late that cheating on her boyfriend cost her much more than she had ever imagined.
While that was just a movie, there are many instances when infidelity has taken its toll on relationships. While it may be the hardest thing to do, it crucial to talk to your partner at the right time and in the right place.
If you are having second thoughts about your relationship with your partner, you must decide rather than cheating your way through it.
A relationship is between two people and when one of the partners disconnects, it becomes a burden that is impossible to carry on with.
It is quite normal to have feelings of shock, rage, and vengeance, but when you act on these emotions impulsively it can cause more harm, and it will not facilitate healing for either of you or your marriage, especially if you want to continue with it.
The uninvolved partner may face intense emotional reactions such as a sense of loss or traumatic sense of betrayal.
Read the full story that first appeared in Deccan Chronicle dated March 15, 2022 here: