Roots and WingsBy Cathy S. Babao
“It is with hearts full of sadness that we have decided to separate,” began actress Gwyneth Paltrow’s announcement on the “conscious uncoupling” that she and husband Chris Martin had both decided on. “We are, however, and always will be a family, and in many ways we are closer than we have ever been. We are parents, first and foremost, to two incredibly wonderful children and we ask for their and our space and privacy to be respected at this difficult time…”
Emily’s PostBy Emily A. Marcelo
I am 42 years old and married to my second wife for eight years. We have a 7-year-old child. I met her through a chat site, and ours was a whirlwind romance. She came into my life when my father died and somehow filled that empty space. But things started to unravel when we lived together. Close friends like our late ninang secretly did not approve of our marriage because she foresaw my wife as the “cockeyed” type. Even the priest who married us said she was not a good fit because of her “answers” during the interview portion.
News Corp. chief Rupert Murdoch has filed to divorce his third wife, Wendi Deng, as their marriage has “irretrievably” broken down, his spokesman said on Thursday.
A Beijing court has granted a divorce to an American woman and her Chinese celebrity-entrepreneur husband in a high-profile case that highlighted the often-hidden problem of domestic violence in China.
Not Quite ThereBy Chit Roces
News of a death went about in whispers just as my husband and I were getting ready to march as principal sponsors at a wedding.