"Thou shalt not covet thy neighbor's wife," a virtue of monogamy, is a commandment extolled from the early days of the Bible. Men cheating on their wives is not a new thing and it is evident from the history of mankind. Men cheat even if they are aware that cheating is wrong.
Cheating is an act of infidelity, committed not only by men but also by women. A survey done in US indicated that around 52% of men and 44% of women cheated on their spouses. However, now it is being observed that the number of women cheating on men is also increasing.
Ten Likely Reasons Why Men Cheat on Their Wives
The act of cheating can never be justified, however, the signs of a cheating spouse can be really helpful in zeroing in on the reasons for why do men cheat on their wives.
3. No Sexual Attraction
Married women are less concerned about their appearance and beauty after marriage and begin to lose their sensuality. Men are sexually attracted to gorgeous women, which makes them cheat on their wives.
4. Cheating Wives
When a man finds out that his wife is cheating, he gets back at her by doing the same himself. Therefore, instead of confronting, they relieve their anger by cheating.
6. Easy to Escape
Men tend to cheat when an opportunity comes up, as they feel that they are entitled to a little more love which they are not receiving from their partners. The knowledge that no one will find out and they won't be caught cheating, makes it easier to cheat.
8. Opportunity Never Comes Twice
The opportunity of sexual intimacy with females, other than their wives, comes rarely. When it comes they cheat, thinking that it is a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity, which will never come again.
After learning the reasons on why do men cheat on their wives, it will be easier for wives to understand the mental makeup of their husbands. It will also make it easier for women to understand their husbands better to prevent them from cheating.