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Baby Boomers

Focus on the Family, January, 1990, p. 8

Baby boomers were four times more likely than their parents to live together outside of marriage and four times as likely to get divorced..."Almost half of children of divorces enter adulthood as worried, under-achieving, self-deprecating and sometimes angry young men and women," said psychologist Judith Wallerstain...a recent survey of Swedish women showed couples who lived together before marrying had nearly an 80 percent higher divorce rate than those who did not.