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I Thought I was the Only One with Secrets—Till My Husband Shocked Me with a Secret of His Own: Part 2

As I sat across the din­ner table from my hus­band, Robert, await­ing his big news, I could not help but let my mind wan­der. I knew from the start that I should have never mar­ried him. While I was madly in love with him, I could never get my older lover, Der­rick, out of my head. I always com­pared my hus­band to Der­rick. And when money was tight, I won­dered how I […]

I Thought I was the Only One with Secrets—Till My Husband Shocked Me with a Secret of His Own: Part 1

It was there at my din­ing room table that I real­ized the extent of hurt and destruc­tion my affair caused. My hus­band, Robert, cried with pain. He explained how the hurt of know­ing I was sleep­ing with another man was less painful than the hurt of divorc­ing me. He said that many nights he would drink him­self to sleep while I was out with Der­rick, my older lover. I looked Robert straight in […]

The One Thing That Made Catherine Zeta-Jones’ Marriage to Michael Douglas Even Stronger

Actress Cather­ine Zeta-Jones, 43, and her older hus­band, 68-year-old Michael Dou­glas, have endured some rough times over the past cou­ple of years. Less than a year after he was diag­nosed with stage IV throat can­cer (the most severe stage), she revealed that she was under­go­ing treat­ment for bipo­lar II dis­or­der. Both celebri­ties have since over­come their ill­nesses, and while Dou­glas has always been vocal about his wife’s health, Zeta-Jones hasn’t really opened […]

Mel Gibson and Oksana Grigorieva, 14-Year Age Difference

Mel Gibson and Oksana Grigorieva

Mel Gib­son has enjoyed a suc­cess­ful career in film, hav­ing starred in and directed sev­eral award-winning titles, like his 1995 film Brave­heart, which earned Acad­emy Awards for best direc­tor and best pic­ture. His ros­ter of film titles spans many gen­res, with roles in dra­mas like Ham­let and The Pas­sion of the Christ and come­dies like What Women Want and Mav­er­ick. Unfor­tu­nately, Gibson’s per­sonal life hasn’t seen so much suc­cess. In 2006, the […]