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Men are from Mars Women are from Venus A few summers ago my boyfriend of four years and I were going through a rough time We were not happy with the relationship and didnt know how to communicate with each other to solve the problems His mother stopped over to my house one day and gave me the book Men are from Mars Women are from Venus She said she also gave him a copy along with the advice dont talk to each other until youve read the book Out of all the advice Ive received over the years that was the best Men are from Mars Women are from Venus is about communication and tolerance between the sexes by John Gray Gray teaches that men and women see and feel things very differently Despite those differences the most important thing is honor and respect for you partner Gray teaches that you must have compassion and understanding for the opposite sex The book describes some general differences between men and women Gray uses some common relationship behaviors to illustrate his points In one example Gray describes how men retreat to their caves when they feel they need to get back a sense of themselves Gray describes these emotional and mental cycles as rubber bands He uses the metaphor of waves to describe the behavior of many women The basis of Men are from Mars is that many years ago all men lived on Mars and all women lived on Venus Once they got together they respected and enjoyed their differencesuntil one day when everybody woke up completely forgetting that they had once come from different planets And ever since men mistakenly expect women to think and communicate and react the way men do and women expect men to think and communicate and react the way women do These unrealistic expectations cause frustration But when we understand the differences between male and
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