He came home from work. She fixed him a martini. He said she looked beautiful. And then four alien words in his familiar voice were hanging in the air between them:
I. Want. A. Divorce.
That was it. Suddenly he'd gone, her gorgeous toddler son was fast asleep upstairs and she had no idea what to do next.
How had she morphed from wife to single mother in an instant?
She faced the news of her ex-husband's Thing Woman, she suffered Valentine's Day alone, she drank all the mandarin-flavoured vodka that was festering in the freezer. But with a lot of grit and help of her whiskey-toting mother, Bunny, and loyal friends, she dragged herself through.
Funny and honest, Split will speak to anyone whose heart's ever been stamped on – and who's needed the strength to start their life afresh.