- A Twitter user recently shared how he became a single dad of two after his wife left him
- According to his tweet, his wife was having an affair and eventually left him when their daughters were 7 and 4 years each
- The man identified as Kenny shared a photo of his daughters who are now 25 and 22
A Twitter user identified as Kenny recently shared an emotional story of how he raised his two children alone, as a single father.
According to his tweet, his wife who was cheating at the time, eventually walked out of the marriage, abandoning him and their two daughters who were ages 7 and 4 at the time.
Kenny who shared a photo of his daughters now ages 25 and 22, revealed he became a single dad overnight and had to manage a full-time job while raising them.
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He wrote: "My then-wife was having an affair and left me and our girls when they were aged 7 & 4. I was a single dad overnight and brought them up on my own and held down a full-time job.
This pic is my favourite my girls and says a lot about them. They are now 25 & 22. They are my world."
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The post which has since gone viral with over 82,000 likes, got several people sharing similar experiences, many of whom were men abandoned by their wives.
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For many couples, getting married and having children they'll love and cherish, is something they hope and pray for. However, not so many people prepare for the responsibilities that come with raising children and this often affects the way some handle their duties as parents.
While there are some who keep trying until they get it right, there are others who simply can't handle it and sometimes, chose one way or the other out regardless of how it might affect their partners or children.
One Nairobi couple made the decision to get married and have children together, but little did they know the tasks of being parents awaiting them.
While it seemed the couple found a way to sail through marriage, motherhood for the woman overwhelmed and frustrated her to the extent of becoming an alcoholic.
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