When engaging in an affair with someone other than your partner, most people find in the end that the affair is not worth it. If a person is having an affair because they are no longer in love with their companion, it will be easier to break all ties with a loved one instead of being unfaithful. If the affair is out of lust, perhaps resisting the temptation and concentrating on trying to revive the romance at home is a solution.
Affairs are not worth the pain that they eventually cause all parties involved. If a person that is having an affair has any conscious at all, they will come to their senses and realize that not only does it hurt innocent people, it reduces the image of the two participating in the affair and perhaps will give them a reputation of being liars and cheaters. While these are harsh words, it is usually the adjectives used when referring to the ones committing the crime.
For a person contemplating an affair, while asking themselves if affairs are ever worth it should also consider that the few nights of guilty pleasure in which they partake could subsequently cause a lifetime of pain for his or her family, the answer should be clear. Considering the fact that, in essence, not only will his or her family suffer, the other partner in crime’s family will be hurt as well. This realization should be a consideration when aspiring to whether they should indulge in an affair.
In addition, if there are children in the family and they become aware of this illicit...