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If your SO/DH left you today, would you be able to survive?

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Asked by RiyahsMommy08 at 7:34 PM on Feb. 3, 2009 in Relationships

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  • Yep, I might be a stay at home mom, but I have a college degree and left a professional career that I could easily return to.

    Answer by Kimebs at 7:39 PM on Feb. 3, 2009

  • I did it on my own before him, I could do it on my own again if I had to.

    Answer by whittear at 7:41 PM on Feb. 3, 2009

  • Absolutely.

    Answer by SusieD250 at 7:43 PM on Feb. 3, 2009

  • Most of the time your first thought would of course not, no job, no income, depending on the housing situation it could be no home, no car.. but somehow someway things always work out, you find a way to make it work, even out of nothing, you find strength/determination in knowing you are all that your kid has got.

    Answer by MsMESSx2 at 7:43 PM on Feb. 3, 2009

  • Yes, he's not here now, and I'm doing just fine.

    Answer by JenO1818 at 7:45 PM on Feb. 3, 2009

  • I would struggle with a job that pays enough (despite my education) but I would find a way plus I have some family support. First thing I'd do is move out of this city!

    Answer by jeanclaudia at 8:03 PM on Feb. 3, 2009

  • I would for a bit but I have my education and I live near large cities.

    Answer by pnwmom at 9:06 PM on Feb. 3, 2009

  • Yes.

    Answer by TempestRayne at 9:42 PM on Feb. 3, 2009

  • I did before him and I can after, I not only have my family to help me but I have degrees. It would hurt,yeah,but I would be strong for my son.

    Answer by JonahsMom1107 at 10:03 PM on Feb. 3, 2009

  • Yes, but I would be sad to see DD go to daycare :(

    Answer by Anonymous at 1:24 AM on Feb. 4, 2009

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