Wayne too realized he had jumped the gun when it came to the divorce. "There was no real reason for it to happen."Betty: I have become more generous with 'please' and 'thank you' and being more complimentary. Betty: When we first began seeing each other, we didn't tell them.
I work to be sure he knows I don't take the things he does for granted. We wanted to see how it would work before involving them.
"I respected Kathy's wishes to make a statement by actually getting divorced, but I never thought of it as irrevocable." Perhaps that's why the couple continued to stay close.
"We would have lunch together, go to the movies, and go hiking with the dogs," says Kathleen.
"The line between married and divorced wasn't as clear cut for us as for most other couples it seems."Thirteen years into their marriage, Wayne Morgan asked his wife, Betty, for a divorce, taking her totally by surprise.
The resulting disunion was not particularly civil, and the pair didn't keep in contact.
They were together from that moment on and married nine months later.Four months to the day after they first laid eyes on each other, they married.Twenty-plus years later, Elizabeth felt the urge to get out.Wayne married another woman almost immediately, but Betty needed time before she jumped back into the dating pool."I threw myself into healing," she says, revealing that she went through counseling. Comedian Richard Pryor actually married two of his seven wives twice.