According to the The New York Post , Arnold Schwarzenegger and his wife, Maria Shriver have started couples therapy to avoid divorce. As you may recall, the problems went beyond the couple’s marriage when a revelation came that the actor has a son with his former maid.
Quoting “sources close” partner, “Shriver can not stand the idea of divorce on religious grounds, while Schwarzenegger has told his close friends that he now realizes the mistake he made with his deception.”
Supposedly, Arnold and Maria are going to counseling to overcome their problems and rebuild their relationship. “Maria is a devout Catholic and does not believe in divorce, but still feels the humiliation,” explains the source of the newspaper.
Shriver began the divorce process last July, but in the following months, nothing official has happened. Schwarzenegger said that he is very sorry and that “he is a changed man” . He also said that he has done everything possible for potential reconciliation.
The couple married in April 1986 and has four children: Katherine, Christina, Patrick, and Christopher.
According to the New York Post, “Arnold is desperate because he realized he can not live without her (Maria).”