Dating while getting a divorce
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When your marriage ends and you start working toward getting divorced, it's not like there's some switch you can flip to stop feeling married or even to unlove your spouse. It all starts with changing your thoughts (which, believe it or not, will give you the space you need to allow your feelings to change).
Question: "I am in the process of getting a divorce.
It bolstered my confidence for dating.” Claudia Barnett needed some alone time to heal before seeking a new relationship.
Others are still emotionally married after the divorce is final.” Dena Roché started dating while waiting for her divorce papers to come through.
“It helped, because I got to see what 'normal' looked like,” Roché says.
Even the innocent victim of an unwanted divorce is still married until the marriage is legally or formally ended.
Forging a dating relationship outside of marriage, even for those getting a divorce, gives the wrong appearance.The Bible nowhere states that the “guilty” spouse in a divorce is allowed to remarry; therefore, he or she should not be dating.