The Dos & Don’ts Of Celebrity Breakup Statements
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“We have agreed to a trial separation that dates back for some time. The reason for this separation is to better understand ourselves and the qualities we need in a partner and for our marriage. We remain best friends and responsible parents to our daughter and we still love each other deeply. As we go though this process we are determined to use kindness and understanding to get through this together. We are comfortable with the boundaries that we have established for each other during this separation and we hope that our friends, family, fans and the media also show us respect, dignity, understanding and love at this time as well." [Radar Online]
Do: Make it clear that your relationship is still an open book—something you are working on with the hopes of returning to.
Don't: Ruin the emotional maturity of this kind of statement by going on Howard Stern and revealing you haven't had sex in four months and cried the first time you did it with someone else. Talking to you, David.