I replied, “I didn’t get divorced.”He said, “Well where’s your husband? The next question was a shocker, “Do you mind if I ask you how long has it been since you’ve had sex?
” This opened the door to a litany of questions: “Do you mind if I ask what happened? Widows had a happy marriage – or at least they only remember the happier times.
2) Divorcees have spouses who are regularly involved in their children’s lives.
3) Divorcees get a break from parenting if they have shared custody.
Widows have a full time parenting gig.4) Divorcees may get some ongoing financial support for the children and/or alimony payments.
She left me perched on a bar stool to go to the restroom.
I stared at the glassware on the shelves behind the bar and a guy suddenly appeared, “So when did you get divorced?