The real sadness? The thing that’s been gnawing at us since we found out? There’s no scandal, no Third Party, no smoking gun. Just two people who eventually grew apart and quietly agreeing that the marriage is over. How can you fortify your own marriage against that?
Let’s hope the Gores show us the classy, caring, respectful way to divorce your high school sweetheart after forty years. If anyone can do it, the Gores can.
Do you think there’s a teeny-tiny part of Bill and Hillary Clinton that secretly feels a little triumphant that they outlasted the Gores?
Forty years of happy, loving, passionate, respectful, mutually supportive marriage is something to be celebrated, no matter how it ends.