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My dad and I did not talk for three years He has a new life and family Statistics show that seven out of ten marriages end in divorce Why couldnt my parents marriage have been one of those three exceptions My parents divorce has been a significant event in my life that has made me mature faster become more independent and overall be a stronger person I grew up in a military family that moved a lot and had long periods of time where I rarely saw my father I came to depend on my brother and sister for playmates The normalcy of life changed after my parents divorced Since then my family consisting of my brother sister and mom has struggled financially and emotionally I recall the day very well when my parents told us they would not be staying together My older sister already knew and understood but my brother and I both younger did not They gave us the same generic speech you hear in the movies It is not your fault kids marriage is just not want Mom and Dad want anymore We will love you always but Daddy will not be living here My mom continued to always be there but my dad was gone even more so than he had been I hadnt expected it to feel much different since my dads military service kept him away from home a lot Nevertheless somehow it was very different I missed him twice as much but hated him at the same time for what I felt was ruining my life After going to the field he would not come home he would go to a different new home Even when he was away for the army I always knew he would come back when he moved out I knew he was never coming back My dad started a new life and I felt like his attention was not on my
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