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When We Leave a Marriage

Why do we think of it as wasted years?

I’m watching television. A young girl is brutally attacked and left for dead. Years later, she speaks to a reporter. I am speechless when I hear the words she utters to him.

“I’ve had 38 great years,” she says. “And one bad day.”

I’m not gonna lie.



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Colleen Sheehy Orme

National Relationship Columnist, Journalist & Former Business Columnist. I cover love, life, & relationships— #WomanResurrected