Empty Threats Or Something More?

Empty Threats or Something More?

Dear Readers:

I recently received a follow-up email from someone who wrote to me in July.  Here is what it said:

“Well, it happened again.  Last night he told me I don’t make him happy but he couldn’t give me any specifics on what I can do to make him happy.  He apologized very nicely this morning and explained he’s under a lot of stress but so am I.  Does this change your earlier advice?”

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My Ex-Husband is Getting Remarried Too Soon

Dear Robin:

My husband and I divorced 13 months ago and he is already engaged. We have one child who is 13 and lives with us each half time.

We generally enjoy a good post-divorce relationship but this announcement has me worried about our daughter.  I’m thinking of asking for more parenting time and if he doesn’t agree my lawyer is suggesting I initiate a modification proceeding.

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Fighting Over the Family Jewels

Dear Robin:

My mother died 2 years ago after a year-long battle with cancer. My father remarried (Marie) last month but that’s not my issue.

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