12/07/2010 10:36 am ET Updated May 25, 2011

Divorce Mediation: Do or Don't

The mediator had a pleasant voice over the phone. I cut right to the chase--my husband and I needed help dividing our assets, I said, because we wanted to get divorced--and braced myself for the shock and horror I'd gotten from everyone else.

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