D-Day

Today, my divorce will be announced in court (at 15.25 to be exact), calling the time on my two year marriage. It's strange when it hits you – usually the times that you don't expect.

It was on the long ride to Zambia from Zimbabwe that I broke down. Silently sobbing on the back of the truck. Visions of my wedding day; of crying through my vows, so overwhelmed by the happiness I had felt at the reality of marrying the man I truly loved and had thought, was my destiny.

You never think it will ever end. You never think that in a fleeting moment in the future, you could be remembering that day with such an immense sadness; watching the world passing you by through your tears.

But as one chapter closes, another one opens and you never know what is around the corner… especially in crazy Africa…

‘What you looking at?'

 

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