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I Left My Husband

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 57 People

    Ending My Marriage

    My husband had a drinking problem for a few years. He's a very strong character. He could tie me up in knots in an argument so I end up backing down! He could say cruel things n say he didn't mean but they made a dent each time! He decided to quit drinking but to do so quit his...
    Vom1985 Vom1985 26-30 2 Responses Sep 29, 2013

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    I Left My Sexless Marriage

    i feel on uncharted territory - married 19 years this year, years and years of problems...mutually, we don't want to be together anymore at this time. i am ok with that. but i am realizing i don't know entirely know who i am without my marital problems. i have so more time...
    Gazell Gazell 51-55, F 2 Responses Jun 23, 2012

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    Now What?

    I just told my husband of 3 and a 1/2 years that I am no longer romantically attracted to him. I'm really unsure if I ever was. I mean, I do love him very much but it's is not romantic in any way. He's a terrific guy. He's taken such good care of me but I just feel like I would...
    LadyAshe LadyAshe 22-25, F 2 Responses Jan 3, 2013

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    The Leaver

    My husband and I had been married 6 years in June. It had been more like roomates who shared a bed for a long time. Within the first 3 months of our marriage he had an emotional affair(girl#1). I fought like hell for him and our marriage and I "won" but not really. After that it...
    lovedusboththatmuch lovedusboththatmuch 31-35 Nov 13, 2012

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    Taking My Life Back

    I left my husband 2 days ago.  After 14 years of a marriage I had finally had enuff.  At first all was well but as the years went by and the children came it got worse for me.  He had to take a job that took him away from the family and that is when i realized...
    startingnew startingnew 31-35, F 4 Responses Sep 19, 2009

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    Choose Me Or Your Sister

    I left my husband recently, after 8 years together. I moved out totally and rented a room. But sometimes, I am confused still if I did wrong decision. Thanks God we dont have any children. The issue is since we have being living with his family (his bro and his sis). His parents...
    todaydaisy todaydaisy 31-35 Aug 11, 2012

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    Living Hell

    I left my husband 10 days ago and my life has been nothing short of living hell. What pleasure is he getting out of my suffering? He’s still living in our house. I’ve moved twice all ready. I have to beg and play his games just to get back into the house to get more of my...
    someday59 someday59 51-55, F 2 Responses Sep 25, 2010

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    Was It The Right Decision?

    I've been with my husband for 8 years. We have a 4 year old son. My husband works hard, doesn't cheat, do drugs. And he is not abbusive. But I left my husband a few days ago. I packed my stuff and came to stay with my parents. He just sat there and watched me and my son leave. He...
    Bburson33 Bburson33 22-25, F 5 Responses Aug 4, 2011

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    It has been a couple of days

    since I left my husband. I don't regret the move and am quite happy in my new apartment. I'm hurt though because I gave my all and now that I'm gone he sees it. Figures! This does not change my decision and honestly I don't trust his words or his intentions. It hurts more that...
    Thundakatt Thundakatt 36-40, F 2 Responses Sep 11

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    I Have A New Story And Hell Is A Walk In The Park

    it has been 4 1/2 month now since I lift my bastard of a husband. He has striped everything away from me, I have nothing. His kids, a girl 28 toke some of her things from the house but was to afraid to go back. His son 19 is at college now and will be moving in with me. I was at...
    someday59 someday59 51-55, F 4 Responses Jan 30, 2011

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    Left My Husband

    I am so confused.  I left my husband three months ago.  We have a three year old daughter and have been married 4 yrs, yeah do the math... When I first met him I was young, single, and had no children.  He had a twelve year old daughter, who I clicked with almost immediately...
    deediaz720 deediaz720 31-35 4 Responses Oct 5, 2011

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    I Left On My Wedding Night

    I left him on our wedding night. I ran away and called my father to pick me up. That was 2 months ago, I live with my parents now. I never told anyone, not even my parents, why I left. My father thinks he hurt me in some way but he didn't. I left because I'm afraid to have sex...
    amberjean18 amberjean18 18-21, F 2 Responses Feb 29, 2012

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    Miss The Spark

    I left me husband 8 month after we married. I was traveling when we met and I was single for the first time. I had just left a relationship and was finally happy. Then I met my husband at a party and he wouldn't leave me alone. I eventually fel for him and we moved in together...
    Lookingforhappiness2 Lookingforhappiness2 26-30 3 Responses Sep 14, 2012

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    After 3 years of marriages,

    I left my husband 2 months ago. He is a complete narcissist. He was pulling me further and further from my family. He had complete control of everything, even the finances. If I spoke my opinion about anything, I was complaining. He often told me that If I can't do what I...
    KelleyJCK KelleyJCK 46-50, F 3 Responses Dec 30, 2013

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    I Gained 7 Years of Life By Divorcing My Husband!

    This marriage had been a difficult 2 years of my young life.  After divorcing, I respect myself more.  My freedom to choose, to do what I want, to take control of my life (from what I buy, to how I decorate my room, to where I travel, and who I...
    tangelo17 tangelo17 21-25, F 3 Responses Feb 19, 2009

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    I Left My Husband Two Months Ago And I'M Starting To Feel Anxious About It

    My husband and I have been married for four years and together for fourteen years. Two years into our marriage his son came to live with us full time. Our marriage has been rocky for many reasons. Four months ago everything flipped upside down. I was snooping through his phone...
    Eviefox Eviefox 41-45, F 2 Responses Oct 14, 2013

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    He was abusive, I'm alone in this Country.

    ..my soul is wounded, I feel lost.
    ClowdyDays ClowdyDays 36-40, F 1 Response Mar 1

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    I Feel Better Now

    I left my husband two weeks ago today. I have felt much better and so have my kids. I got a job and start next week. I enjoy the house I'm living in. I feel so relieved.
    literalgal literalgal 31-35, F 4 Responses May 1, 2008

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    Had To Go ?

    I left my husband friday mornin. for the past 6 months he has not worked an has refused to get a job. im tired of working 12 hour days an him doing nothing. when i got n feom work he would freak out asking me who ied had slept with what i did all day. total jelousy. enough to...
    2012amys 2012amys 31-35, F 3 Responses Jun 30, 2013

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    Letting Go And Letting God

    Its not easy, Lord knows it isnt. But you can do it!!! And the freedom you feel is great. It beats feeling bad all the time. Just remember...IF YOU DNT KNOW WHERE YOU STAND WITH SOM1 AND THEY HAVE NEVER MADE IT AN EFFORT TO TELL U,  THEN STOP STANDING AND START WALKING. TODAY I...
    Buttercup44 Buttercup44 36-40 3 Responses Oct 2, 2011

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    Related Experiences

    I see my ex-husband everywhere. His face appears in my dreams, I see him in the check-out line at the Bay, or while waiting for the subway. I am constantly thinking about him...
    chatonenamour chatonenamour 31-35, F Dec 10

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    I see my ex-husband everywhere. His face appears in my dreams, I see him in the check-out line at the Bay, or while waiting for the subway. I am constantly thinking about him...
    chatonenamour chatonenamour 31-35, F 1 Response Dec 10

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    I had been married for 23 years when I fell in love with another man. I had felt disconnected from my husband for a lot of years but thought I was doing the right thing by staying...
    Alucia66 Alucia66 46-50, F Dec 11

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    Even When I Didn't Deserve Him-I was just a 18 year old country bumpkin from the Deep South when I met and soon married my husband of now 27 years. My family didn't like him and...
    SexiChox SexiChox 41-45, F 1 Response Dec 8

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    I wonder if others have this experience. At the time I met my now husband, I had a drug problem, an abundant sexual appetite, and I drank too much. In general I was frying my brain...
    birdlover9 birdlover9 22-25, F Nov 22

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    I have been married to my husband for 17 years now. I always knew he wasn't one of those tough macho guys, which one of the things that drew him to me. While we didn't have a...
    MsDeannaW MsDeannaW 41-45, F 10 Responses Dec 5

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    The title of this thread, 'I Hate My Alcoholic Husband', is really unhelpful, isn't it? There are times I do hate him, but underneath all the hate for his addiction is love and...
    KatieDarling7 KatieDarling7 41-45, F 1 Response Dec 12

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    Mine may not be as worse as most of the posts in this group but I really really hate my ex husband. I left him 4 years ago because he was physically and psychologically abusive...
    CantankerousBabe CantankerousBabe 26-30, F 3 Responses Dec 10

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    This morning my husband had said he would take our teen son to the top of the road where the bus stops. I didn't even ask him to. I noticed my husband seemed to be running late for...
    Ladyscorpioz Ladyscorpioz 36-40, F Dec 1

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    The Bible teaches that the husband is the head of the home but there is a considerable amount of misunderstanding about how that leadership role is to be fulfilled. The husband is...
    sunnycaramelo sunnycaramelo 46-50, F 3 Responses a week ago

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    Wouldn't you call the person who keeps on putting down your father a jerk .!!!!!!!!!!!!!! I cant stand someone who would do this to me. Its not my husband its his mother but my...
    pink26 pink26 41-45, F Nov 23

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    My first year without you my love.Wish you stayed home the night you left and ignored me. I learned this one life we get, we can't leave family friends or loved ones angry. There...
    DeeplyLoves DeeplyLoves 36-40, F 1 Response Nov 27

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    A new survey has revealed that one 25% of women prefer to be with men 10+ years older than they are, while one third of men prefer to be with women 10+ years younger than them.The...
    Katycc11 Katycc11 26-30, F 1 Response Nov 27

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    A new survey has revealed that one 25% of women prefer to be with men 10+ years older than they are, while one third of men prefer to be with women 10+ years younger than them.The...
    Katycc11 Katycc11 26-30, F 1 Response Nov 27

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    The girls went out shopping earlier today to get some Black Friday bargains which left Pete and I some time together. I felt somewhat desirous of him and decided to distract him by...
    Tina303 Tina303 41-45, F Nov 29

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    A brand new store has just opened in New York City that sells Husbands. When women go to choose a husband, they have to follow the instructions at the entrance: You may visit this...
    Ivan7X Ivan7X 31-35, M 1 Response Nov 30

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    He has NOT once helped me during Christmas in 7 years now. When I worked, I paid for my side and some of his. Now, I do have to rely on him for my side. There's around 50 people on...
    FreyjaInBattle FreyjaInBattle 26-30, F 2 Responses Dec 11

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    We have been together for 10 years, had a ceremony but not legally married in 2007. We have a four year old boy together. We have been having the same argument for past 5 plus...
    Ashleys44 Ashleys44 26-30, F 1 Response 5 days ago

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    To be honest, I love being a house mom. I love to keep everything in order, wake up 5 am to make a good breakfast and dinner everyday. Cleaning the house, helping my daughter with...
    iamasuperwoman iamasuperwoman 26-30, F Dec 3

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    It was our anniversary and I planned a sexy surprise for my husband. The moment he reached home he rang the door bell, I was inside but didn't opened the door. He tried to call me...
    priyankapatel131089 priyankapatel131089 22-25, F 2 Responses Nov 22

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    i have cheated on my husband multiple times. we have been married for 3 and half year and I started cheating since last year. It was an arranged marriage and I got married really...
    idontknowwhatiwant idontknowwhatiwant 26-30, F 2 Responses Nov 27

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    i cant forget that my husband had a long time gf and they almost married. no matter how much i try to forget she s always around our life.she s married a guy from our same...
    angelangel198727 angelangel198727 26-30, F 1 Response Dec 11

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    my mother in law starts badgering my son having his cousin call him up saying if you want we or your grandma are going up to the hospital and my son said no I want to go up with my...
    pink26 pink26 41-45, F 1 Response Dec 12

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    A few months after we were married, my husband and I went to a music festival in a nearby town. We walked around, enjoying the festivities until it was time for the main concert, a...
    TheLittleMrs TheLittleMrs 31-35, F 2 Responses a week ago

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    My husband and I have been married for 6 years. Were both in our early & mid 20s (married young) and have two children under 3.. We never have sex. I stay home a the kids all day...
    missme90 missme90 22-25, F 3 Responses 5 days ago

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    My husband watched me sleep with another man and I have to say that the experience was very thrilling. I was open to the idea but I was nervous because I never thought this fantasy...
    bbw25 bbw25 22-25, F 1 Response 4 days ago

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    What irritates me the most about my husband, is the fact that he won't let me hold his phone. I can not stand that! if I even glance at it, he gets mad. It ****** me the **** off...
    openlycurious openlycurious 18-21, F 7 hrs ago

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