I Want to Get a Divorce

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    My husband of 14 years is a drug addict.

    On and off for over 10 years now. Heroine and meth are the 2 biggest offenders. He was forced into rehab last week. He is not well. I spoke with him yesterday and it almost broke me. I had a panic attack after the way he was talking. I didn't know the man who I was speaking with...
    Deceivedandhurt Deceivedandhurt
    41-45, F
    4 Responses May 21, 2014

    I want a legal separation

    but I have no money. What should I do? (I live in idaho)
    mindyann mindyann
    26-30, F
    2 Responses Jun 1, 2014

    I want a divorce but my wife won't give it to

    me. She has threatened suicide, attempted suicide, and gets completely depressed when I broach the subject. I am trapped in a loveless, empty farce and it's slowly killing me.
    petsdaddy petsdaddy
    36-40, M
    1 Response May 23, 2014

    I've wanted this for a long time.

    I set a plan with time lines and just kept reminding myself I'm doing my time counting down the months until I could move forward. On one hand I grow increasingly restless and want to do this sooner then later. And on the other hand I am scared and anxious I don't want to...
    Jofree Jofree
    46-50, F
    3 Responses Feb 28, 2014

    I Married Someone Who I'm Not Attracted to (3) the End

    Ok it's done I put a end to that crap of a false marriage!! I explain. It all started when he discovered that i was writing stuff about myself on this site. I guess i forgot to turn off the computer because he told me that I was writing about him and that he a proof of it. He...
    naliablue naliablue
    31-35, F
    Sep 21, 2009

    Confused

    We are a very young couple, have three kids yongest is 6 months I dont leave because I am a stay at home mom have no savings nowhere to go. I have been puting up with his rage for so long. But Im tired Im only 24 I want to feel loved and wanted. Is this to much to ask?
    Lolita36 Lolita36
    26-30
    2 Responses Aug 21, 2013

    I have been married for 19 years.

    I am extremely unhappy and lonely. However, can't stand to hurt anyone even though I don't have the feelings for him that I once did. The one time I suggested a divorce, he threatened suicide. I know at some point I need to think about myself. But does one ever get past the...
    AmethystMoon77 AmethystMoon77
    36-40, F
    2 Responses Mar 10, 2014

    The ultimate failiur.

    The path to loneliness and isolation and depression and everything negative. My head is full of regrets even though I am divorcing him only in my head. Happy anniversary babe. I lost me in our marriage. Not your fault. It was all me and my upbringing. If I just loved myself...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    5 Responses Jun 18, 2015

    I Think Its Over

    I have been with him for 14.  We met when I was 17.  We have no children.  So many signs were there that this wasn't going to last.  He didn't plan a special marriage proposal, he simply gave me the ring and asked if I wanted to keep it, but I said yes. ...
    vcorningstone vcorningstone
    31-35, F
    2 Responses Nov 2, 2009

    I moved out of state with my high school

    sweetheart & we had a baby boy together. I suffered severe physical abuse all through my pregnancy and left him to a domestic violence shelter after being tied up and punched bloody when the baby was 4 months old.. He talked me into coming back home and things did not stop there...
    AdventureDiva AdventureDiva
    22-25, F
    1 Response Mar 10, 2014

    I don't know where else to turn!

    I want to separate from my spouse but don't know how since we live at a military base overseas and I have no income. I need some advice, any advice. I don't have any family members that my kids and I can stay with. What should I do? He should said to me to prove that I am...
    KelsiMonroe KelsiMonroe
    26-30, F
    2 Responses May 1, 2015

    Things have been crap

    for awhile, and today he said it was unrealistic for me to want to feel special or unique to him. Now I've been driving my car around for an hour feeling hopeless. Am I being unrealistic? I thought people who loved one another considered each other to be special and different...
    FiveTurtles FiveTurtles
    31-35, F
    5 Responses Aug 31, 2014

    I Married Someone Who I'm Not Attracted to (3) the End

    Ok it's done I put a end to that crap of a false marriage!! I explain. It all started when he discovered that i was writing stuff about myself on this site. I guess i forgot to turn off the computer because he told me that I was writing about him and that he a proof of it. He...
    naliablue naliablue
    31-35, F
    Sep 21, 2009

    I can't get through to my husband

    that I am ready for a divorce. I love him and that's why I want out. I feel like he is my friend and that's it. The in love part is gone emotional attachment gone and physically I'm not there anymore either. I don't want to be married anymore. We have 2 children together he's a...
    crazybeautiful187 crazybeautiful187
    26-30
    Jun 15, 2015

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