Confronting the problems that distance had created in their marriage, Ryan Reynolds and Scarlett Johansson at first believed the relationship might not be irretrievably broken, a source close to Reynolds tells PEOPLE.
The source says Johansson, in particular, was feeling the strain, and that Reynolds tried to improve their situation.
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