Log In Sign Up

Kind Thoughts Needed

Forum: Divorce and Separation


Welcome to the JustMommies Message Boards.

We pride ourselves on having the friendliest and most welcoming forums for moms and moms to be! Please take a moment and register for free so you can be a part of our growing community of mothers. If you have any problems registering please drop an email to [email protected].

Our community is moderated by our moderation team so you won't see spam or offensive messages posted on our forums. Each of our message boards is hosted by JustMommies hosts, whose names are listed at the top each board. We hope you find our message boards friendly, helpful, and fun to be on!

Reply Post New Topic
  Subscribe To Divorce and Separation LinkBack Topic Tools Search this Topic Display Modes
July 11th, 2010, 11:01 PM
Brandielou's Avatar Mega Super Mommy
Join Date: Mar 2009
Location: Alabama
Posts: 2,178
So I figured this couldn't hurt

My divorce hearing is coming up and I am starting to have trouble. I thought maybe since it is 2 1/2 weeks away, maybe if you guys had a spare thought between now and Aug 4th at 8:30 AM you might just say a prayer or if you don't pray, a kind thought. My mother and I will be meeting with my attorney soon and every time it gets to dealing with the "real" stuff I loose my mind. I am going to be a basket case because even though I knew it was coming and didn't have any hopes other than the divorce, it being here makes it seem so much more real and it is an awful feeling. I blame myself because I tried to (some what, and in a very, very small way) try to move on and start gathering myself together to move on and I knew it was a bad idea and knew I would be better off in shambles for these past 7 months because I knew there was no point in trying to heal and be ok and try to start moving on when I knew the hearing was coming up (we actually have to go to trial because he won't settle so we can't do this through attorney's, he's going to pull out all the stops like he did before, bringing out every single little thing I did) so it will be a very, very hard day.

On another note, I have started decorating my new place (even though it isn't a house & even though I'll still be on my parents property is that still classified as my own place?! Ha ha) I have done pretty well, my mom went with me to pick out stuff to decorate with and I only had one mental breakdown and that was yesterday when I tried to go to Lowes to get paint. I was so terrified I'd run into him because he and his new other half went to Lowes all the time after I left (I saw one of them post something about it and then his step brother's girlfriend posted on Facebook she met my STBX at Lowes) so I had a panic attack in the store and I immediately left but I called my mom and cried, met her and her friend and we went shopping, then today I did it. My heart raced only a little but I did it. I went to Lowes all by myself and got my paint. I think his attorney was there (looked just like him and he kept walking past me like 4 times and I got a little freaked bc I thought he was going to try to talk to me, to which I would have went off because at the Protection Order hearing I at least tried to make it quite clear I had no desire to speak to either one of them) but I made it and at least this time I didn't run into him but it makes me extremely worried about what will happen when I do. I am so very scared I am going to snap when I see them together, happy, laughing, holding hands, with the kids. But at least that day wasn't today, and hopefully it won't be tomorrow either because I will have to go back and get more paint and supplies lol!

Thank you HeatherW for my beautiful siggy!
Reply With Quote
July 13th, 2010, 06:02 AM
Mega Super Mommy
Join Date: Feb 2008
Location: Florida
Posts: 2,091
Send a message via AIM to Blondzilla
Brandie, you have come such a long way! I am proud of you and you should be, too! And yes, even decorating your own place when it happens to be on your parents' property does count!
It's going to be a difficult day for you--we all know that and there is no getting around it. Go for the throat. Don't let him see you cry and take his cojones with you when you leave. He deserves to be caused as much pain as he caused you. You know we are all praying for you and we are here when you need us.
Reply With Quote

Topic Tools Search this Topic
Search this Topic:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off

All times are GMT -7. The time now is 10:18 AM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.9
Copyright ©2000 - 2017, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
Search Engine Optimization by vBSEO 3.6.0