when my parents split up

"I've always struggled to imagine how two adults raise a child together."
"As a 50-year-old woman, I wouldn't change a thing about my childhood."
"It was the best worst thing that ever happened to me."
Kids are more perceptive than you might think.
"My parents never complained about the other to me and I am so appreciative of that today."
When your parents divorce later in life, you become a shoulder to cry on.
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