Getting married second time around. I do, take two! Whether widowed or divorced, there are plenty of couples getting married for the second time around. Second marriages definitely continue to be a “thing”. So what drives people to get married again? Why are so many couples willing to say, “I Do” (take two)?! Why do people remarry? The vast majority of couples enter into their first marriage genuinely in love with their partner and with an honest commitment to each other.