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Dr. Ford on Emotional Health: Trying for a Good Divorce

By Cecilia M. Ford, Ph.D.
By Cecilia M. Ford, Ph.D.

Timing a divorce around the children’s needs is a tricky thing. There’s an old joke about a couple who are in their nineties hobbling into a lawyer’s office and asking him to help them get a divorce. He agrees, but asks, “Why now, after 75 years?” The old woman replies, “We wanted to wait until the children were dead!”

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