The couple have a strong, mature relationship.
The couple decide to start a family.
The couple are blessed with a healthy family.
The couple love their family very much.
The couple find being parents stressful.
The couple are stressed at the children.
The couple are stressed at each other.
The couple are unhappy.
The couple decide they can no longer be happy together.
The couple decide to part.
The couple, recently so much in love, are no more.
Disclaimer: Please do not read this as a reflection of my current situation - DH and I are still very much together. It does however reflect a simplified understanding of how our relationship was impacted over the past 3 years and is part of my search for remedies.