Divorced people have shared the moment they realised their marriage was over in anonymous online posts.
Sharing their experiences on US-based website Nina Journalist, the divorcés revealed what led them to take the jump and leave their spouses.
One person admitted to realising they no longer cared enough to fight with their partner. Another parent said it was the fact their wife could never be bothered to pick up their daughter from school that decided them to leave.
One person opened up about wishing their partner would cheat on them so that it would give them an excuse to leave.
Here, a selection of some of the heart-wrenching examples…
One husband revealed he left his wife after finding she had asked friends for ways to get back at him in an argument
One person admitted to wishing their partners would cheat so it’d give them an excuse to leave
One person explained they got a divorce after their spouse told they she ‘really hated them’ during an argument
One ex-wife said her partner told her he would not ‘grow as a person’ during an argument and that it was the last straw
One woman said she packed her husband’s bags after he failed to sort out their twin’s nursery placements and never told her
One exhausted ex-spise said they knew it was time to call it quits when they ran out of energy to have arguments
An ex-wife revealed she was annoyed at her husband for not having a full time job after ten years of marriage and decided to leave when he suggested having a baby to save their relationship
One former spouse said they realised after six years of marriage that their partner were too different from them
One parent said they decided to get a divorce due to their partner never taking the time to pick up their child from school
One woman said yoga helped them realize they were not happy in their marriage by focusing on the good
One person said it was a routine operation that led them to realize they wanted to ‘be free’ of their partner
One person revealed they had been havign several arguments with their partner. But the last straw was when she threw a cat at them
One person decided to get a divorce after catching their partner cheating, and feeling ‘nothing’
A former spouse admitted they should have never gotten married in the first place, but added it was their husband’s 19-year-old girlfriend that did it
One divorcé revealed they decided to leave after their partner went golfing while their seven-weeks-old daughter was in the neonetal intense care unit
An ex-wife revealed she decided to leave when her husband told her he loved her, but wanted to sleep with other women