You love your home. You love being there and being able to have friends over. You spent years decorating it, and it's the perfect place for you.
When your child lives with a medical condition, there's no question that they'll live a different kind of life. They may need additional medical support or need your care for as long as you can provide it.
There are plenty of people who believe that alimony or spousal support no longer has a place in America. Today, both men and women can work. People can own their own property regardless of gender. There are few barriers to women working, and there are almost none for men.
After you and your spouse divorce, you intend to move out of the area. Over time, you've realized that you're too far from your siblings and parents. Your family is hours away, and you don't feel like it's fair to you or your child.
You've worked long and hard to make your business successful. Something that never happened was your spouse taking a role in that business. To them, this was your job and your work. They often mocked what you did and said it wouldn't be successful. That resentment built up, so much so that you decided to end your marriage once you saw your business was more profitable than you'd hoped for.