Story # 39: My Mom: Miriam Elizabeth Hall Gateley, Part 8 — Life After Marriage

Life After Divorce

I graduated High School Spring of 1971. I lived at home while I took a year off school and worked as receptionist in my Dad’s Volkswagen dealership to, as my Dad said, “gain some real world experience”.

Mom and Dad were divorced in July, 1972, after 22 years of marriage. Us 5 kids were…