Minor disagreements had been spiraling into misery-inducing fights, but neither had been in a serious relationship before — much less a serious breakup.So when Cate proposed weekly sessions with a marriage counselor, Brendan agreed.The insurance co-pay was , cheaper than most dates.
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Brendan and Cate had been together just over a year when, at 23 and 21, they began to feel trapped.