I Live With My Ex

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    Divorced almost 3 years now.

    I was finally able to move away after the first year of being divorced, only to have my new roommate flake out on me after 6 months. I was left unable to pay the rent alone and over $1500 in debt for food and things my roomie said they would provide and must pay back. I lost a...
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    Mar 10, 2016

    Yes, unfortunately so.

    .. We are roommates (it's not much different than our marriage) except I live upstairs. It's awkward I won't lie... Especially since I really wanna just be alone. You have to do what you have to do I suppose....I still cook and clean...I found that when communicating with him I...
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    26 Responses Feb 26, 2015
    seecurt seecurt
    46-50, M
    Jun 9, 2014

    It's Only A Temporary Arrangement, But...

    ...it's still awkward.  I only intend to keep it this way until our lease expires in about four months, unless one of us finds a better option sooner. I'm the one who called things off, so it's probably assumed I'm in a better mental state than she is and more okay with things...
    Arpijy Arpijy
    26-30, M
    Feb 26, 2012


    I am starting to give less of a crap each day. I live with my ex wife and I am starting to consider moving into a cardboard box. That's an exaggeration, but still - I wouldn't have to put up with the things I face almost daily. We divorced in the most civil of ways possible. She...
    NegaHeliX NegaHeliX
    26-30, M
    1 Response Nov 20, 2012

    My ex partner , the father of my child,

    is living with me as a co-parent for my daughter, here in the Philippines. We moved from the UK last month. I am too puzzled about it. I still take care of him everytime he is here. He is a seafarer, so he wants to come back home everytime he is off work. I am just confused...
    walkawayifyoudontlikeme walkawayifyoudontlikeme
    31-35, F
    1 Response Feb 22, 2016
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