Only the most unapologetic biblical fundamentalists for instance take every biblical injunction literally. If we all took all scripture at the same level of authority then we would be more open to slavery to the subjugation of women to wider use of stoning. Jesus himself spoke out frequently against divorce in the strongest of terms.
Women can go on marrying and pretending that their boyfriends and husbands are Mr. Darcy or some RomCom dream man. But where's that going to get 'em? Besides divorce court?
If we had been less reliant on technology and the security that we enjoy in being divorced from what we used to know maybe things would have turned out differently.
Technology forced me to divorce a pixie and remarry a pixel.
Divorced from the cosmos from nature from society and from each other we have become fractured and fragmented.
My parents divorced when I was born and my mother is a political science professor like a feminist Mormon which is sort of an oxymoron.
It was a long time in the making my divorce. One day became less special than the next and pretty soon we ceased all conversation. It is a sad day when you have nothing left to say.
Divorce was very sad obviously but now I've gotten over it.
My parents' divorce left me with a lot of sadness and pain and acting and especially humour was my way of dealing with all that.
Spiritual relationship is far more precious than physical. Physical relationship divorced from spiritual is body without soul.
Studies show that children of divorced parents can have outcomes as positive as those coming from intact homes provided the father remains financially supportive and active in his children's lives.
Peace of course is different from divorce indeed in essential respects divorce is the opposite of peace.
Compared to America or Europe God isn't a big part of our lives here. I don't know anyone here who goes to church when he's had a rough divorce or is going through depression. We go out into nature instead.
There's a lot of music that sounds like it's literally computer-generated totally divorced from a guy sitting down at an instrument.
Men and women were declared equal one morning and everybody could divorce each other by postcard.
They got married they got divorced and half their money goes out the window.
Divorce is one of the most financially traumatic things you can go through. Money spent on getting mad or getting even is money wasted.
Nowadays love is a matter of chance matrimony a matter of money and divorce a matter of course.
Even with my divorce and with everything I don't need money.
Married and divorced three beautiful daughters two in college. The other one is 16 lives with her mom. I'm 46 I've worked for the Post Office for 18 years seven facilities in three states.
I suddenly had this really mad desire to have an affair with a woman. I was divorced. I was childless. I figured there's got to be one more way to really tick off my mom.
I do not consider divorce an evil by any means. It is just as much a refuge for women married to brutal men as Canada was to the slaves of brutal masters.
The fact is I am in my third marriage and I do not believe in divorce. But I was half the problem I guarantee you. More than half the problem. I couldn't negotiate with the other women.
I know one husband and wife who whatever the official reasons given to the court for the break up of their marriage were really divorced because the husband believed that nobody ought to read while he was talking and the wife that nobody ought to talk while she was reading.