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I was in a Brisbane (Queensland, Australia) pub with my first love and husband of nine years, Michael.

I'd been working interstate for three months and he was taking me out to meet some of his new friends. But as the night progressed and drinks were consumed, something uncomfortable happened.

One of Michael's new male friends became angry and emotional. I looked at him, then looked at Michael. It was the behaviour of someone who felt emotionally betrayed.

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