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I Want You To Write One Sentence What Caused You Divorced

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    Simply The Following

    Mental Illness caused the divorce.
    maninfl maninfl 70+, M Nov 6, 2011

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    We Were

    Too young and too dumb to be good to each other.
    SweetlyLingering SweetlyLingering 70+, F 1 Response Mar 1, 2012

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    It's A Phrase.

    Mental illness. cause my divorce
    Pebbles1982 Pebbles1982 26-30, F Feb 8, 2011

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    My Sentence.

    Because I wanted to feel like more than a roomate and baby sitter.
    Juke75 Juke75 36-40, M May 6, 2012

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    Not About To Change Now

    After 26 years together I was not about to change into the person she decided she wanted me to be.
    funguy1326 funguy1326 46-50, M 2 Responses Apr 16, 2012

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    I Couldn't Stand It Anymore

    There is no reason to tolerate emotional, sexual, and financial abuse from someone.
    btronx btronx 36-40, F 1 Response Mar 1, 2012

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    Number Five

     Before asking her to marry me she'd told me she'd been married once before, I found out after the wedding that I was actually husband number five.
    zillaron zillaron 51-55, M 1 Response Jan 19, 2010

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    Finally Ex!

    I married him because he had a beautiful son, and we wanted to be a family; when my son left college, the marriage ended, having served its purpose.
    sugarfooties sugarfooties 66-70 5 Responses Jan 19, 2010

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    dillont dillont 26-30, M Jan 19

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    I cant Stand A Fake.

    She was too proud to ever admit she had done anything wrong, so she lies, deceives and attempts to cover up so much she destroys any joy of life. Life is not perfect and real people are not afraid to admit who they are for better or worse.
    NaoLoirasMais NaoLoirasMais 46-50, M Mar 19, 2012

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    We Were Too Stubborn To Forgive

    Twenty-two years of love and devotion ended because I was too stubborn to forgive his betrayal and he was too stubborn to say "I'm sorry." 
    tillygraywriter tillygraywriter 61-65, F 6 Responses Jan 24, 2010

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    Meant To Be

    We were only ever meant to be friends - we couldn't communicate and we couldn't bridge the gap between what made us so markedly different.
    Lucidblue Lucidblue 36-40, F Mar 15, 2011

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    Through Counseling...

    I realized I was not a man and she realized she is not a lesbian.
    d33d33 d33d33 41-45, F 1 Response Dec 31, 2011

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    What Caused My Divorce

    my exhusband got to were he didnt want to be out with me and our daughters. he wanted to do everything on his own. if there was something going on at work or with his friends he didnt want us to go. he drifted away little by little, my self esteem was low so i didnt say anything...
    PerfectlyBroken PerfectlyBroken 26-30, F Jul 1, 2010

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    When life gives you bananas, Peel off your band-aid .
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    The light in your eyes - right now just a memory.
    Clothed Clothed 41-45, M Oct 10

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    I was watching you, and suddenly thought: hey! you're human too!
    Clothed Clothed 41-45, M 1 Response Oct 10

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    506 stories high. "Please make your story longer"!
    Clothed Clothed 41-45, M 4 Responses Oct 10

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    Did you ever notice that when you do a thing a thousand times it might feel different?
    Clothed Clothed 41-45, M 4 days ago

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    Even though you love me. "Please make your story longer" (part 17)
    Clothed Clothed 41-45, M 2 days ago

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    the cold creeped under my skin, the silence was too loud and all I could think about was you.
    FromTheHeartOfaWoman FromTheHeartOfaWoman 22-25, F 22 hrs ago

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    I would love to hear what you would do to me, because you can do anything ;).
    fuckwhattheythink fuckwhattheythink 18-21, F 3 Responses Oct 6

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    I am so confused and I don't even know if I like myself, but I love the parts of life that I love, and there are many parts of life that I love.
    Clothed Clothed 41-45, M 11 hrs ago

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    Everything is the same, though everything changed.
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    I live day by day to soak in the moments I make glory from while I watch other burn the Earth.
    ValhallaAwaits ValhallaAwaits 18-21, M Sep 24

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    Emptiness, a void, pure nothingness, all wrapped up in a fading shadow!
    Jennelo Jennelo 46-50, F Sep 24

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    Exciting rollercoaster ride full of confusion
    99Problems99 99Problems99 18-21, F Sep 24

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    A ****** up wormhole that sucks up optimism and hope.
    DarkLoser DarkLoser 13-15, F 1 Response Sep 24

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    Unexpected, difficult, but always ends up being worth the tough times. 😊
    Ermooz Ermooz 22-25, F Sep 24

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    I can use 1 word: Horrible
    Experiencevisionary Experiencevisionary 13-15, M 1 Response Sep 24

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    A wonderful world full of amazing experiences to learn from and grow, a rough start but moving towards a spectacular ending.
    dinah897 dinah897 16-17, F 1 Response Sep 24

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    It's a dark twisted fantasy.
    ArtofFashion ArtofFashion 22-25, F 1 Response Sep 24

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    A broken stable roller coaster.
    cittykatluv cittykatluv 18-21, F Sep 24

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