It’s always going to be hard trying to keep a strong healthy relationship going once you introduce children into the equation. It’s a hell of a lot harder if your child is diagnosed with autism. The extra stress and strain that it puts on a couple, even those with the strongest relationships, can be their undoing.
But what if your relationship wasn’t even strong or established to start with? Imagine taking the plunge with somebody you barely know. Someone for all intents and purposes, is a complete stranger. This is what happened with my partner Kerry and I.