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I Am Separated, Soon to Divorce

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    It's been two months

    and I can now talk about him and us without crying. I know I don't want him back but it's hard being alone after a total of 16 years together (12 married). I hope to work on myself and maybe find someone who will accept me as I am and show me affection. I am a very loving and...
    LookingforLove63 LookingforLove63 51-55, F 1 Response Sep 8

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    I Was Once A Rare And Beautiful Flower!

    Every time I think I am doing fine riding my bike along the the healing trail of separation, taking a breath of relief from all the up hill struggles and emotional pain. Something happens to knock me clean off the beaten path!!!As I start to appreciate the cool breeze brushing...
    Wiltingflower Wiltingflower 36-40, F 3 Responses Mar 16, 2012

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    How Long Can You Go Without Sex?

    I came across this question here on EP. I found some of the answers very enlightening. If you are like me and have some extra time on your hand, have a read, I think it is very interesting.
    newdawn07 newdawn07 41-45, F 1 Response Mar 14, 2012

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    My husband of 18 years just asked

    for a divorce on my birthday after we had sex! What do I do now, this is all new to me? I'm so confused and scared for me and my 4 kids! Help please!!!
    dorritym dorritym 31-35, F 2 Responses Jun 12

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    Separated An Extremely Lonely

    I have been married for 14 years and have 2 kids.  Me and my husband decided it was no longer working, we had basically turned into friends with benefits.  We got together when he was 19 and I was pregnant shortly after and decided to get married.  Happened...
    jlm1128 jlm1128 36-40, F 4 Responses Sep 13, 2009

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    I went to visit my soon to be ex wife today

    for the first time in months, we spent some time catching up etc! I'm now left feeling sad & regretful having thought that I'd gotten over her & was moving forward! Can anyone possibly cheer me up & chat a little?
    AlexeiVincenzo AlexeiVincenzo 31-35, M Mar 22

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    I am soon to be divorced.

    Signing an agreement in the next two weeks. I was very unhappy in my marriage so in one hand I will be relieved on another I still worry about my three children. I know it's better in the long run for them to see me happy, but doesn't make it easier to see the pain this causes.
    Electricdino Electricdino 31-35, M 2 Responses Jan 29

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    Getting On With Life

    My daughter, 28 years old and an HR executive with an IT Corporation, is going through separation from her 5 year old marriage.  She had married her boyfriend after 5 years of going steady.  Even then I had known that the differences between their background...
    holayouse holayouse 56-60, M 2 Responses Sep 30, 2009

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    Separated An Extremely Lonely

    I have been married for 14 years and have 2 kids.  Me and my husband decided it was no longer working, we had basically turned into friends with benefits.  We got together when he was 19 and I was pregnant shortly after and decided to get married.  Happened...
    jlm1128 jlm1128 36-40, F 2 Responses Sep 13, 2009

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    I Wish...

    Do I really secretly wish that I could turn back time and not subject the two little ones to all the changes that have happened since we decided to have them... would they have been better off to have drifted onto others that they would have experienced a family that remained...
    Liminalghost Liminalghost 36-40, M 2 Responses Sep 24, 2012

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    Alone, Confused And Orphaned

    I have been in a loveless marriage for some time. My 'wife' came home after work, on my birthday, to inform me that we were gonna seperate. I was surprised but not... We talked more to each other then we had ever before in quite some time. The other day I went to call her mother...
    lomivi lomivi 31-35, M 3 Responses Oct 8, 2009

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    Yolandajn652 Yolandajn652 31-35, M 1 Response Aug 19

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    An application for divorce is simply with reference to a disillusion of the wedding among The 2 events.Get in touch with O'Sullivan Legislation now and have your first session at a...
    Vestaavv1604 Vestaavv1604 31-35, M 1 Response Aug 19

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    Only 2 months to go till we've been legally separated for 12 months and able to file for divorce. I can't wait to be able to put that mistake behind me. I don't know any other...
    lilbirdydoll lilbirdydoll 26-30, F 2 Responses Sep 2

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    February 2015 and I will be able to file for divorce. We will have been separated for 1 year by then. I can't to wait to sign the divorce papers and finally feel free!
    youaretheonlyexception youaretheonlyexception 26-30, F 4 days ago

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    My parents are separated, not divorced because they were never married. I was an accident baby, my mom was 15 when she was pregnant with me, and was half a month from turning 16...
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    My wife and I had our share of problems. We ended up separated for six months. Did what I could to fix things, tried to be there for her. It wasn't enough. A few months ago she...
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    Hi I'm new here. Been married for 3 years together for 5. Kinda a messed up relationship since January and was told by my husband he is into me having sex with other men but he...
    Lostnconfused09 Lostnconfused09 26-30, F 2 Responses 2 days ago

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    We have been separated for a months. We have both been with other people and I feel certain divorce is the only way . There have been good days where we felt like family , however...
    ntxm70 ntxm70 41-45, M 1 Response 1 day ago

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    I'm a young married wife. My husband and I were happily together just last month we took a trip home to Miami Florida after a year and a half not being home. We don't own a home...
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    shellseagirl shellseagirl 41-45, F 6 Responses Aug 18

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    I'm at a very weird and scary but exciting & hopeful point in my life where I need to completely shed everything old and jump into something completely new. If I don't it will be...
    SirenaVonLee SirenaVonLee 36-40, F 1 Response Sep 9

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    Telling my experience is like carefully unraveling delicate threads one by one from a blanket of chaos. My children are 4 and 6. They were born into a marriage of abuse loosely...
    Benandmcsmom Benandmcsmom 31-35, F 25 mins ago

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    So my story is a little different. It's a long one but please stay with me. He is married but I'm also engaged. I've been with my fiancé for 6 years now and I met my MM a little...
    AriLenni14 AriLenni14 22-25, F 5 Responses Sep 9

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    One of my co workers told me today and I quote "He's SINGLE so you don't have to worry about all that bs and drama". Aaaand she's right he is SINGLE and I don't have to worry...
    saiyagyrl saiyagyrl 36-40, F 1 Response Aug 25

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    When I originally posted in April of 2011, I was living in a sexless marriage. I was confused, heartbroken and angry... What happened in the 3 years following has nearly destroyed...
    malms malms 51-55, F 1 Response Sep 8

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    TheDreamyWoman TheDreamyWoman 36-40, F 9 Responses 3 days ago

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    kmdogmom kmdogmom 46-50, F 4 days ago

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    This is me at 2 years and a half - my parents separated at age 3 or so - and was sent to stay at my grand mum , it was the first time I had suffered depression , missing my parents...
    stephenrko stephenrko 31-35, M Aug 30

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    I recently got a divorce. My ex was emotionally abusive and nothing I did made him happy. He actually wanted the divorce but for some reason still finds it necessary to be cruel...
    ktc1575 ktc1575 51-55, F 1 Response Aug 21

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    My friend's brother has orchestrated the divorce of his elderly parents for his own financial gain. The parents are elderly and the mother has beginnings of dementia. The brother...
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    The Finish Line … I left my marriage of 13 years a year ago this month. Legally, I am separated and in the process of finalizing the divorce. Emotionally, the last 12 months...
    SleeplessKnight SleeplessKnight 41-45, M 9 Responses Aug 18

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    Vestaavv1604 Vestaavv1604 31-35, M 1 Response Aug 20

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    For as long as I can remember all I wanted in life was to be a wife and mother. Growing up in a broken home, this was a really big deal for me. That being said I got married at a...
    MahinaGlow MahinaGlow 31-35, F 3 Responses Aug 24

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    Hello friends, It has been a long while since I have come onto this site. Last October, nearly a year ago now, my ex and I started the divorce process. We had separated, which...
    DancingFire DancingFire 31-35, F 8 Responses Sep 8

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    I am writing in behalf of my sister.Her eldest son was missing for more than 2 weeks with the age of 25 and have a mental problem.My sister is been separated with her husband for...
    Fleurb Fleurb 26-30, F 1 Response Sep 6

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    I have never been really close with most of my family members. I always had a good relationship with my parents, but times have changed. My mother is deceased, and my father has...
    s4019t s4019t 26-30, M Aug 19

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    I met this guy 3 years ago and after a year and a month to be exact our paths crossed again. He told me how he had kept me in his heart and mind from that day we met. He has 5 kids...
    Anthurium Anthurium 31-35, F 1 Response Aug 19

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    Life after ILIASM I used to be a regular here. I found this group was very supportive and it really helped me regain some perspective and find the courage to leave my relationship...
    NeedingToVent NeedingToVent 36-40, F 12 Responses Aug 19

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    Hb says I dont need to move out to work on our problems... We could solve them "in house".:). Fact is we have not had sex in the past year. He says he is trying really hard... I...
    Whywhenwho Whywhenwho 31-35, F 14 Responses Aug 20

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    Dear mom When you come over to my house, with your upturned nose and down-cast eyes, bemoaning the state of disorder here... you don't notice that everything is basically put away...
    SKiesterly SKiesterly 36-40, F 2 Responses Aug 30

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    Not really an experience, more of a question. If the marriage has gone so far that you are or have separated / divorced, what was the reason listed? I'm struggling with listing...
    brian29715 brian29715 36-40, M 8 Responses Sep 1

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