The cost of divorce

19th February, 2017

For most married couples, splitting up involves a slow unthreading of entangled lives rather than anything close to a clean break.

Separation and divorce proceedings do not have to drag on for years, but they can do, quite easily, when children and property are at play.

Even when it is over, it may not be over. A judicial separation or a decree of divorce ends a marriage, but life goes on. And life is messy.

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