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18 May 12 #331389 by claremarie14
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Hi I would really appreciate some advice. Since posting on here a few months ago my divorce has now been made Absolute and I am really unsure about what to do next. I live in a really small village with my 2 children (6 and 10) and so does my ex! He has a new partner and things between us are pretty amicable. However I have no family nearby and would really like to move nearer to them. Ex does not have a problem with this and he would see the kids the same as he does now. It would however involve putting the kids in a new school. I personally would really like a new start away from here and don''t know what to do for the best. Trouble is everywhere I go my ex is there and although we are civil to each other I feel trapped. If I stay until the kids leave school that would be ten years time. So do I stay here feeling unhappy or move away?

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18 May 12 #331390 by scaryspice
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Go for it.
The children will be fine in a new school ,my two were thrown into new schools in Australia for 6 months when we went there on a sabbatical .They loved it and made loads of new friends .
Surely it is best for them that their Mum is happy .And if their dad still gets to see them as much ,sounds perfect.(well as perfect as poss. in these situations)
Good Luck

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18 May 12 #331436 by Canuck425
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IF the ex is fine with it then I agree too. At 6 and 10 the kids will be ok. It''s a good time for a move.

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