The Reasons Why Men Cheat

David2010 By David2010, 21st Nov 2012 | Follow this author | RSS Feed
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The Reasons Why Men Cheat

Many people would love to know why men cheat.The fact that quite a substantial number of men stray is not new to a lot of women out there. This is the key reason as to why many women have devised some genius ways on how to catch wayward men. Conversely, it is quite hard to understand the different strategies that have been implemented before delving much deeper into the several reasons as to why men cheat.When it comes to the issue of cheating, for a long period, it has not been agreed on who cheats the most. Most people cannot help but wonder whether it is the men or women who actually is the champion of cheating.

One thing for sure is that men do lie about cheating much more than women do and this is because most of them know that they are unfaithful. If a man thinks on the consequences he might face if he is found being unfaithful, he will definitely have to cheat. The reasons which leads to men cheat may include the following:-

To keep the affair going: Most men do not want to loose their girls. Due to this, they will have to cheat so that they can keep the relationship going. A man will not admit to a mistake which might lead to the separation or the ending of a relationship. Even though they know that their women are already suspecting an affair of some sort, some men might just lie about it and keep the affair going. In some of the worst cases involving men and cheating, then men never even admitted to having an affair until they were caught red-handed by their girlfriends or wives.

The desire to protect themselves:- Some do cheat since they do not want their wives or girlfriends to leave them because of something they have done. A man will do anything possible to protect himself and to avoid being seen as a bad person. He will always cheat to keep himself clean and have a positive image.

To Revenge: When a girlfriend or a wife cheats on a man, the same man will make sure that he to cheats so as it acts like a revenge. Even if he suspects that he have been cheated, he will not hesitate to go ahead and do the same.

The desire to avoid confrontation: Some men are simply worried about how their significant others will react when they find out about the affair. Some women simply will not let the issue go and the confrontations could last forever. This is something that some men would prefer to simply avoid.

The desire to be the nice guy: This might sound strange, too, but a lot of men lie about cheating because they want to protect their good reputation of being a nice guy. Yes, sometimes, when it comes to men and cheating, this could be a real issue, too. You know have an idea of why men cheat.


Cheat, Dating, Divorce, Faithful, Love, Men, Reasons, Relationship, Why Men Cheat, Women

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An educator--teacher, guidance counselor, principal, father to be soon, avid water skier, loves to travel. My articles will mainly focus on travel and lifestyle.

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