You both walked down the aisle with idea that this was forever. You didn’t have to choose a covenant marriage—you both chose it because you not only wanted to get married, you wanted another level of commitment that would mean a divorce was not going to be an easy to come by.
Divorce is difficult for everyone involved. The parents experience a range of emotions, from liberation to isolation, when ending their primary relationship. For minor children from the marriage, it can be even more emotionally complicated and stressful.