While Karen Brown and her husband were separating, their family dog died. Ms. Brown was devastated.
After months of mourning her dog and her marriage, Ms. Brown craved connection. She just couldn’t decide whether a new boyfriend or a new dog would make a better companion.
She writes about her decision in this week’s Modern Love essay, “My Post-Divorce Choice: OkCupid or Petfinder?”
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