Happy wife, happy life

A happily married women usually equates to a contented husband, regardless of his true feelings about the relationship, report US researchers.

But an unhappy wife breeds discontentment all round, they say.

Their study of 394 older couples shows that a husband’s marital quality and life satisfaction is buoyed when his wife is happily married, yet flattened when she reports low marital quality.

“A man who views his marriage very unfavourably may still