When a couple faces problems in a marriage, getting a divorce is only a good option when all other options have failed. Getting a divorce is a very difficult thing for anyone to get through. It usually involves very intense feelings of loss, grief, stress, and being out of control. For many people, the changes in emotions occur frequently, like the proverbial roller coaster. For most people, the fear of the unknown is unbearable without having an attorney to help them along the way. If you are contemplating divorce, make sure you consider all possible attainable options to save the marriage, and do it first. It may be your only chance.