adult child of divorce

No matter your age, watching your parents divorce is still going to hurt.
Right before my parents celebrated their 25th wedding anniversary, an adult close to their relationship told my dad that
When your parents divorce later in life, you become a shoulder to cry on.
I am a child of divorce. But I don't think of myself as broken. I don't believe my childhood was lacking. I think my parents made a difficult choice which turned out to be the best decision for our family, and I benefitted from that.