Sterling Ambivalence (sterlingnorth) wrote,
Sterling Ambivalence

Yes, we men are so fragile...

Weird! Men Likely to Live Longer If...
...their wives depend upon them emotionally and see them as a source of strength. And it's not just a little longer they will live; it's six full years longer. Why? Someone who is relied upon feels more valued and therefore more useful. Put more simply: There's a reason to keep living. But there's a catch. A big one. If a husband thinks of his wife in the same way--as a confidant and source of strength for him--he is likely to die earlier.
From a story blurb at
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