09/06/2013 06:20 pm ET

Mum And Dad Are Splitting Up: Parents Who Stay Together For Their Children Are Making A Mistake


My parents divorced when I was three. I’m not sure why, although I suspect they were just incompatible. My dad was charmingly traditional. He wanted to go to work in the city and return home to dinner on the table and a house glossy with furniture polish. My mum; fiery, ballsy and allergic to housework felt suffocated by his expectations.

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