Not divorced but dating
Steve’s younger son lives with his ex-wife and her new partner in Singapore, which means lengthy trips several times a year to visit him.
And while Steve would eventually like to move to Australia to be a closer to his son, Sabine enjoys being in London.‘As a divorcee, it’s easy to see how things should have been done differently,’ he says.
They crave love and affection whereas single men who have never been off the dating scene take it for granted.’Rachel’s son, Rees, lives with his father during the week in Kent, near his private school, and Mike’s son, Charlie, lives with his ex-wife and her new partner, but both boys often stay with the couple at weekends.
Rachel has never been married — she lived with her son’s father for a couple of years before they separated — and says she hopes to make him her husband.
For our first date he took me to a chinese restaurant and afterwards we shared our first kiss outside the restaurant.Dr Alistair Ross, a chartered psychologist specialising in inter-personal relationships at London’s King’s College, says that some divorcees can be more wary of committing than those who have never married.