― 21 November 2010 ∙ from my facebook note: ∙ There is nothing more traumatic for a child than the divorce of their parents. Sadly it is all too common an occurrence. I would say, a child’s reaction to this depends upon their age and their ability to comprehend what is happening. Young children in particular have a hard time dealing with the changes that are occurring at this time. ∙ It has been over a week, since I told my children that their Dad and I are getting divorce [...].