The thing is, however, that the world is a messy, often unfair place, and obtaining justice is sometimes more trouble than it is worth.
It is sometimes more practical to let go rather than to remain embroiled.
Winning your wife back may seem like a long shot, but the game of life often provides us with examples brimming with hope. The fat lady hadnt started singing, but she was definitely warming up! Never before had an NFL team come back to win from a 32-point deficit.
On January 3, 1993, the NFL's Buffalo Bills and Houston Oilers were locked in a fierce battle of extreme importance. The second half had barely begun when Houston intercepted a Buffalo pass and returned it for a touchdown. For those who decided to stay tuned, the very next possession saw Buffalo do something it hadnt been able to do all afternoon--sustain a drive.
If, for instance, a first spouse was attractive because of his passionate and volatile attitude, but he later turned out to be abusive, it would likely be a mistake to get involved with a similarly passionate and volatile man in the future.