People don’t walk down the aisle expecting to end up going separate ways. If they did, that would be clinically insane. With that said, sometimes things don’t go the way we planned or hoped, and that goes for marriage. We could have a billion good intentions and truly believe in our heart of hearts that this marriage will work out and then … it doesn’t.
The vows have been said. Families have been made. Bonds have been created.
And broken. And frayed. And destroyed.
What happens when it doesn’t work out? What happens when the love is gone and you have to start over?
You live. You learn. You move on. You grow. You love again—and often, even more than you did before.
That may be hard to believe if you’re in the middle of watching your marriage disintegrate, but it is so true! Here are the top six things I learned from my failed marriage, and they have served me all for the better.