Relationships flourish when partners trust each other to be honest, faithful, respectful, kind, consistent and open to resolving conflict (among many other things).
Relationships flounder when trust is broken, which, unfortunately, is all too common. Most of us are aware of the obvious trust-breaking situations, such as discovering that your partner has had an affair or has lied about something important.
That said, trust can be broken in far more subtle, but nonetheless damaging, ways. What if your partner consistently says he or she will do something and never delivers on the promise? What if your partner is…