08/21/2013 08:21 am ET

Divorce: A Silver Lining


WHEN the Righteous Brothers’ song “You’ve lost that loving feeling” re-emerged in 1990 as a top ten hit in Britain, it must have struck a chord with the baby-boomer generation that first heard it in 1964. Many of them, in the years after the re-release, have been divorcing more than ever before. But overall levels of divorce are down, which means that the now ageing baby-boomer cohort is the exception.

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