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I Recently Divorced

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 38 People

    It's amazing how your neighbors avoid you like

    the plague... Once you get a divorce... :(
    kavcardenas kavcardenas 36-40, F 1 Response Aug 16, 2014

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    I Should Have Knownhewoul

     Long story short.  I should have known my marriage would not work out and not accepted the marriage proposal but I believed him when he said he would always tell me if our marriage was in trouble so we could work on it.  He also promised me would always tell...
    italysprings italysprings 41-45, F 1 Response Nov 26, 2008

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    This Blows!

    i have recently divorced my husband after 10 years together. I knew it was coming after he got back from his first deploment. We tried to make it work...but had no luck. :( We will remain friends for the kids sake. I feel lost, hurt, and angry. i dont know what to do. He has...
    irishwannabeky irishwannabeky 26-30, F 2 Responses Aug 18, 2009

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    It suck to be single

    after 16 year marrage,scared of going out and catching a std.but being able to go explore all the things you dream about sexualy sounds like a grat thing too.new to the dating websites and all.confused bout it all.maybe a cyber partner would be cool
    Dwgrlg Dwgrlg 36-40, M Jan 22

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    Scared And Lost

    Firstly, I would like to thank you for reading this and I am extremely sorry that it was so long. Once I started I just had to keep going. Me and my wife were together for 8 years. I was 18 when we met and she was 20. We worked together and I was her trainer. On the very first...
    Alterego85 Alterego85 26-30, M 1 Response Jan 25, 2012

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    It was finalized today,

    I feel great! I have no emotions about it anymore. I have already started my new life just focusing on me and making myself better. I am at peace with my decision and I am very happy cause I made the best decision for me. Wish I would have done it sooner or better yet wish i...
    alycia12 alycia12 26-30, F Jul 14, 2014

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    My divorce has been official

    for a little short of two months, although we've been emotionally separated for several years. I've had this terrible crush on a co worker who is 25 years younger than me. Obviously, that wouldn't work except in very rare circumstances (like we were the only two left on earth...
    wantadoover wantadoover 56-60, M Jun 24

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    Not My Ex Yet!

    About a month ago my husband of apx 18 mos with a four year romance before marriage in which we lived together for two of those years. After a small argument over ine of my children, he tells me to leave and that he wants a divorce. I thought we were happy and in love. It's been...
    Nightnurse42 Nightnurse42 41-45 Oct 28, 2012

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    I have felt that absolute despair,

    hopelessness and worthlessness after my ex-wife filed for divorce. I did not see it coming. It broke me into millions of pieces.
    DaveGouv DaveGouv 36-40, M 1 Response Apr 3

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    New Beginnings!!!

    I have decided that dwelling on the past is staying in one place to long , so after some heartache or is it headache , i have decided its time to finally move on !! so please bare with me on my journey..........
    mugsy75 mugsy75 36-40 Nov 23, 2012

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    MY FATHER I don't know either i hate my father or i am just pissed by his action. he is a very strict person and he thinks he is superior and everything he does is the right thing...
    RelaxGirl RelaxGirl 18-21, F 3 Responses 7 hrs ago

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    Recently, every night that i want to sleep, i feel alone of the depth part of my heart, and it hurts me and i cry silently in the darkness
    EliasMOP EliasMOP 18-21, M 10 hrs ago

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    My parents divorced when I was around 3 and my brother was an infant. My mom drinks uncontrollably sometimes and is also a lesbian. My dad retained custody but moved us in with...
    w92781 w92781 31-35, M 1 Response 12 hrs ago

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    We found out today with a pregnancy test and I was wondering if any one had any advice for me?
    acountryboy19 acountryboy19 26-30, M 18 hrs ago

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    It was recently we've been dating for one year and few days. I sorta felt it coming though cause I just had that feeling. Plus it was a long distance relationship. He felt that we...
    StayingStrong21 StayingStrong21 22-25, M 20 hrs ago

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    It was a busy morning. Awake early, and had things to do. Took a nap late afternoon. Now what? There are many activities going on in my new location, but I'm not ready to get...
    Carissimi Carissimi 56-60, F 7 Responses 1 day ago

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    Hi, Im Emily nice to meet you! I made this profile to express my feelings about my diorced parents. Feel free to share your story with me in message! i will post my story soon- xo...
    mylifeinabox1989 mylifeinabox1989 13-15, F 1 Response 1 day ago

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    Well I could say now I'm happily divorce, it's almost a year now! Where did the months goes? I know some people still reading my profile as married, I'm not going to change that...
    Oceandock19 Oceandock19 41-45, F 3 Responses 1 day ago

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    I don't know why my parents don't get back together I mean my dad comes to this house every easter thanksgiving and Christmas so the whole family can be together and my mom and me...
    pearia pearia 16-17, F 2 days ago

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    When the pain of letting go became greater than the pain of holding on, I took a deep breath and let it shatter at my feet. I feel content, strong and little scared. I am...
    freefallnc freefallnc 41-45, F 1 Response 2 days ago

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    soo happy and free! I felt like i was in a cage and now i can finaly fly like a bird. also really happy that i don't need to face my ex- mother in law!!! yuppyyyy!!!!
    balkanka balkanka 26-30, F 1 Response 3 days ago

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    Married for 5 years. Together for 7 years. We have two children (4 and 7). The seven year old is from my previous marriage. That previous marriage was abusive and he cheated on...
    m3385 m3385 26-30, F 3 Responses 3 days ago

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    For those of you with divorced parents that had a low conflict relationship but were completely unhappy.... Do you think things would have been better had they stuck it out?
    Apple182 Apple182 31-35, F 1 Response 5 days ago

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    I'm 21 and my parents recently divorced last year when I was 20. They were married for 25 years before my dad pulled the idiot card one night. He got drunk and accused my mom of...
    gymcheer1218 gymcheer1218 18-21, F a week ago

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    I sometimes blame menopause for my MIL erratic behavior, but I believe she's just crazy. My father in law and her are divorced for a century now. He really gets anxiety from any...
    Worleybirdie Worleybirdie 22-25, F 3 Responses a week ago

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    I really feel the need to share my story. It's such a long one, though, that I need to spend some time getting it all down and in the right order. I will start with introducing...
    BlueLotusOM BlueLotusOM 46-50, F Jun 24

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    I was diagnosed with DID after a two week hospital stay. I am very confused about DID and don't understand it. My therapist tried to explain it to me and I was so confused I just...
    elewis99654 elewis99654 41-45, F 1 Response Jun 22

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    There was a moment that changed my life. In one moment, I was changed forever. One moment I was married to the love of my life. The next moment, I was a lost, scared, and broken...
    Mcrossbrand Mcrossbrand 41-45, F 2 Responses Jun 22

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    i have not written a story in a while or even taken much part in ep for a while... but my boyfriend and i broke up today...ive known him for so many years and we started out as...
    iloveyou2014 iloveyou2014 18-21, F Jun 22

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    Trying harder. New life is not easy. I decide to postpone this stuff. I found someone who can serve him when I am ready. Lawyer is out of town. I will be going on vacation...
    girlyloveorange girlyloveorange 31-35, F Jun 22

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    Just a little background..... My divorce should be final within a month. My soon to be ex and I have been separated for almost 3 years, 2 of those we have lived in separate states...
    MyKidsAreMyWorld MyKidsAreMyWorld 36-40, F Jun 21

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    Going on 3 years now. Never thought I'd be here. Was foolish thinking some things last forever. Just in case you're wondering......she cheated. (doesn't make me blameless) Failed...
    AddMeNot AddMeNot 46-50, M 4 Responses Jun 20

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    My husband was killed In Feb 2015. I feel like I am living a nightmare. My doctor wants me to take Zoloft and Ativan. I am afraid to take medication. I have insomnia. I just want...
    i5202000s i5202000s 41-45, F 4 Responses Jun 20

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    My husband was killed In Feb 2015. I feel like I am living a nightmare. My doctor wants me to take Zoloft and Ativan. I am afraid to take medication. I have insomnia. I just want...
    i5202000s i5202000s 41-45, F Jun 20

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    The Judge electronically filed the signed paperwork today. It's official! I reclaimed my maiden name. I feel relieved.
    PinkJeanie1970 PinkJeanie1970 41-45, F 6 Responses Jun 19

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    My parents have been divorced for over 10 years. I don't understand why they still fight with one another and put me in the middle. I should've just went to visit my father instead...
    BornInTheWrongEra72 BornInTheWrongEra72 16-17, F 1 Response Jun 19

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    It hurts me so much my best friend hates me no and idk why we talk for years and he just recently on his last day of vacation since Monday he has been very mean and rude to me and...
    tjwolfe tjwolfe 16-17, M 4 Responses Jun 18

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    Yeah, about 5 days ago... Just did a FB quiz on which character I'm most like...any guesses?
    MsInvis MsInvis 46-50, F 2 Responses Jun 17

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    It all started back in the summer or fall of 2007. I was 6 years old at the time being, and I had to move from a trailer park in a large city to a small country town with my father...
    TheGuyWithChocolatePie TheGuyWithChocolatePie 13-15, M 2 Responses Jun 17

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    Wow so this happend! Got dumped my boyfriend now ex. Three year relationship down the drain. :( Algood il be fine. #singletomingle #overhim! #brokenheart #whatevs
    Makaleetah Makaleetah 18-21, F 1 Response Jun 17

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