14. The Divorce and New Possibilities
For Maria Grette, divorce never crossed her mind. Unfortunately, at the age of 62, her marriage fell apart in the most traumatic of fashions. Alone, and wondering if she would ever find love again, Maria tried to focus her energy on a career as an art teacher. She also took up painting and worked as a part-time therapist.
However, despite the distractions, Maria still longed for companionship.