Wednesday, February 23, 2011

Expatriate Life: Moving abroad puts huge pressure on relationships

Moving to another country can drastically affect the relationship between a couple, new research suggests. While the person with the job spends much of their time trying to get settled in their new workplace, Ms Erp said, the partner finds themselves left alone, either working in a job they dislike, or staying at home. In the latter case, they often find themselves picking up more of the chores and responsibilities which may previously have been shared, leading to a sense of injustice.

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