I Wouldn't Get Married If I Thought I Might Get Divorced

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    Divorce Is Not An Option

    I'm an Irish Traveller, and all irish Travellers are Catholic. I know only on divorced Traveller, my auntie, and the family estranged her (and many still are estranged) for 10 years. For me, divorce is not an option.I love my husband, and that will never change. If we have...
    poppyjoy poppyjoy
    22-25, F
    1 Response Apr 11, 2013

    I Would Not

    I write, and my characters are extremely life-like in my head thanks to DICD. Recently, one of my couples was acting out a scene in my head and I took up the one's words as a personal 'motto' of sorts. "Love isn't something you grow out of" I know it isn't...
    axelval axelval
    18-21, T
    2 Responses Mar 19, 2009

    Still Single, But Like To Talk About Relationships Issues

    I join this group because I like to hear and read about people experiences particularly in what concerning marriage and divorce issues.I know I won't go through same experiences as you , but at least I'll be ready to act and react in a positive way if I face a similar or alike...
    brahim81 brahim81
    31-35, M
    1 Response Mar 29, 2012

    Till Death Do Us Part

    I won't get into a relationship unless I see it being something long term. So for me to be in a marriage that defiantly gone have to be like the type of long term that's till death do us part! The person I marry will be a person that I can't see myself living without, that...
    keepdreaming keepdreaming
    18-21, F
    1 Response Jan 6, 2010

    I Thank Him Everyday..

    I have been married to my better half for 25 years now.. I Thank God everyday for bringing him to me, and grateful that God has chosen well for me. You see..It wasn't in till, I had a very bad relationship, that almost took my life, that i had told God that I...
    pageshyy pageshyy
    51-55, F
    4 Responses Mar 10, 2009

    Forever... Sickness Health.. Thick Thin.... ???

    It's my personal beleif that marriage IS forever. Through all the trials I may encounter in life my husband would be there by my side. My parents have been married 26 years, UNHAPPILY for at least the last twenty.... and it disgusts me. Why not just be with the person and not...
    mimiboo mimiboo
    18-21, F
    1 Response Jul 19, 2008


    I'm married right now and I didn't come into this marriage thinking about Divorce.If we start having problems then I'm going to try my best to work at it.I don't think anyone really goes into a marriage thinking about divorce.  I mean why bother if you've already gave up.Divorce...
    ImNotGood ImNotGood
    31-35, F
    1 Response Apr 15, 2012

    Three Strikes.... You're Out.

    I did everything I could do. I bought into her dream of home and family, I bought into her false promise of forever. I took care of the kids, did laundry, cleaned the house in addition to building a career and working a job that provided us a comfortable lifestyle. None of it...
    2fargone 2fargone
    31-35, M
    1 Response Feb 8, 2012

    Why Bother?

    If you think its not going to work, why bother to get married right? I couldn't agree to marry someone I wasn't trying to make it work with. There has to be some kind of surety. Cm
    chairmanmeow chairmanmeow
    22-25, F
    Feb 28, 2009
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