By leaving his wife in California when they were already having difficulty, Dinesh initiated a process that promised a bad end.Perhaps one or both of them thought it wise, maybe that being away from each other might help. The old adage “absence makes the heart grow fonder” is more accurately stated “absence makes the heart grow fonder for someone else.” If a couple truly wishes to try to salvage their marriage, they should commit to living in the same home and finding the help they need to work out their problems.
Otherwise, the one promoting the separation should admit to self and spouse that the ultimate goal is divorce.
People tend to deal better with a harsh truth than a supposedly sympathetic lie.
If either parent has no intention of ever reconciling, separation creates a mean tease.
Either reconcile or bring finality so that they can accept and adjust.
After speaking at the Christian event that evening and receiving a standing ovation, he spent the night in the same Comfort Inn room with Denise.