Sanctity of marriage
‘The Notebook’ ruined R. Kelly’s marriage
The so-called King of R&B and one of the most successful artists of all time, R. Kelly says in his new book that The Notebook was the end of his marriage to his second wife. While most agree the film is a stoic statement about the lasting power of love, R. Kelly had a different reaction that ended his marriage — and it wasn’t a man-crush on Ryan Gosling. Instead, he said he realized his relationship was not as wonderful as the fictional Nicholas Sparks characters, so he ended it.
Texas man ‘screwed up’ for shooting wife
A retired 75-year-old Texas man, accused of shooting his wife, said he “screwed up.” Bobby Nichols told the Associated Press that he doesn’t remember the details of the night but he does recall coming home drunk and shooting his wife. He posted a $750,000 bail and was released from jail. He is charged with the murder of 71-year-old Rosiland Nichols. The couple had been married for 26 years. ”We just got in a fight and I screwed up and killed her with a gun,” he said.
Wife gives husband a ‘surprise’ ending
An English woman is charged with luring her husband into bed and stabbing him in the heart after they had sex. Nooshin Nedjah, 30, said she was convinced that her husband, Medi Sangachin, had married another woman while traveling abroad. She told her husband she would have a surprise waiting for him when he returned from vacation. After luring him into bed, Nedjah, stabbed him multiple times in the chest. She faces 11 years to life in prison if convicted.