Letter - South Africa recently celebrated Marriage Week.
But with the high divorce rate and a high number of husbands being instrumental in orchestrating their wives’ deaths, what is there to celebrate?
The sacred marriage covenant is being rocked in a turbid sea of moral rectitude.
And when the moorings run adrift, no amount of ballast can bring about a calm. It is so sad when love and the promise of a bright future can so quickly fade from its former intensity.
While society can still boast many happy marriages and families, the statistics are telling.
Statistics SA’s most recent figures showed a 8.1% decline in registered marriages from 2014 to 2015.