02/13/2012 02:54 am ET | Updated Apr 13, 2012

February: Most Active Month for Divorce

The month of February is often associated with romance and valentines, but ironically, it is also the most active month for divorce. Perhaps this is because seeing other couples express their Valentines' affection serves as a wake up call that our hearts are no longer in it. Or perhaps the withdraw of holiday warmth from December leaves us feeling lonely and despondent in January, and we finally decide to take action in February. What do you think is the cause?

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