He bid good-bye to her with a heavy heart. God alone knew that he still loved her. They had obtained their divorce decree today.
Counselling had not helped. She would be back to her recalcitrant ways within a few days. He could not carry the financial burden beyond a certain limit.
“I’ve lost the rights to say this. But seek therapy before you seek a new partner.”
She looked at him condescendingly, and walked away. He wondered if the issue was deeper than mental health.
She was a shopaholic, and divorce was the only option to help him stay afloat.