Sadly, the two decided to end their marriage after Frankel had worked so hard to design and build a beautiful, luxury home for them in Manhattan.
Neither party wanted to leave the apartment and Frankel testified that Hoppy made her life such hell while living together that she had no other choice but to move out.
However, according to latest statistics, more than 60% or total divorces that occur after the age of 50 years are initiated by females ( In the past decades, the statistics of divorce has changed dramatically.
Once, it used to be middle-aged men who want to replace their older wives and file for divorce; however, now it is the other way round and it is the females who leave marriages and file for divorce.
She was married to 'the King' from 1967 until their divorce in 1973.
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In response, Radar Online reported that Hoppy jumped to explore his legal options in regards to her interview. When Frankel testified about living with Hoppy in the beginning of their divorce, she stated that: Every action during the day, it felt like, was being done to torture me.
in their 40s, 50s or 60s ( An American psychiatrist Louann Brizendine, notes in her new book, ‘The Female Brain’, certain novel surprising and controversial explanations to these changes in the stats of divorce that have a scientific basis.
According to her the women are not running away of marriages, but, instead they have for the first time taken control of their own lives when they walk out of a relationship.
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In England and Wales, a divorce can only be obtained when a marriage has irretrievably broken down and it can be proved by at least one of five specific facts, set out in the divorce petition.