Gentlemen--Women's Health magazine recently conducted a survey which could provide the key to a more peaceful co-existence with the wife or girlfriend.  Men who would like to lower the number of feuds should listen up.

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Literally!  Listening is it.  The top reason ladies say they get mad is that their men do not listen to them. The second most common reason is "he blows off chores" and the third is "he spends too much time at work."   So if you want to avoid the most common surveyed reactions of sarcasm followed by swearing, yelling, possibly punching and withholding sex, simply pay attention, help out and spend some time …after all she is your better half, right?