My mother is leaving my father after 27 years of marriage

By: Juliet
On: Friday, 8 November, 2013

I’m worried about my father – he has no friends or hobbies. He also has a history of depression and drinking

My younger sister and I are in our mid 20s. My mother, aged 50, has dropped a bombshell: she is leaving my father after 27 years of marriage. She added that she had been seeing someone for a few weeks (she did this before when I was about eight – she ran off with a waiter we met on holiday and my dad forgave her).

My father is absolutely devastated. He is devoted to her and doesn’t have any other …read more

Source: Life and style: Divorce | theguardian.com