Who's been through a divorce after being married 30+ years?

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  1. 300winmag

    300winmag 12 pointer

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    Just wondering how many of you have been through this?
     
  2. Nock

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    Doesn’t sound good.
     
  3. bgkyarcher

    bgkyarcher 12 pointer

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    Geez, I doubt many after 30 years. That sounds horrible.
     
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  4. HuntressOfLight

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  5. DH13

    DH13 12 pointer

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    24 years my wife left me for her boss at work. BEST MOVE SHE EVER MADE.
    But I will tell you it was tough at first. Wasn't a joking matter back then. But now I can laugh about it.
     
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  6. OLE RASPY

    OLE RASPY 10 pointer

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    I’ve had a couple uncles to. It ain’t good. Friggin sucks. All that time wasted. Most time cheating is involved.
     
  7. Had a uncle do it,he said best thing he ever did,should had done it years ago.LOL
     
  8. bstickin1

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    Does 14 years count? Wasn't pretty, lost 50 pounds in a month and slept about 30 hours in a month. Not because of the divorce but from worrying about my kids. She was acting like she couldn't care less about them. It's all good for me now and has been since about that first month but not sure at all it didn't effect my kids for life though. I'm happily remarried and she's been miserable ever since we divorced. The grass she thought she might find wasn't only not greener but more like a desert. Need someone to talk to? I'm all ears.
     
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  9. ojibwa62

    ojibwa62 12 pointer

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    My parents after 27 , said it would never happen to me , my first wife and I after 18.

    Been married to the love of my life now for 16.
     
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  10. baknblack

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    18 yrs for me. Two young teenage boys. No fun at all. Worked out good for me in the end. Her not so much.
     
  11. 1wildcatfan

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    Did you cover his yard up with moth balls?
     
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  12. Carpdaddy

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    23 years, now 17 remarried, very low times turned out wonderful in end!
     
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  13. Brody

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    13 yrs with the first, 3 with #2, 3 with # 3.
    Took me awhile , I'm hard-headed I guess! lol Been batching 16 yrs now and luv it!!!!
     
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  14. EdLongshanks

    EdLongshanks 12 pointer

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    I can’t imagine attempting marriage more than once.
     
  15. OLE RASPY

    OLE RASPY 10 pointer

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    I’m on second but that will be it. Happily married now.
     
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