Another Married to Medicine couple are going their separate ways. OBGYN Dr. Simone Whitmore, 50, and her husband Cecil Whitmore, 51, are divorcing.
According to PEOPLE:
Simone revealed the news to her Married to Medicine costars Thursday in New York while filming the season 5 reunion, which airs on Bravo this March.
Prior to the taping, she told PEOPLE that she had decided to end their relationship, filing for divorce in October 2017. She said she plans to have paperwork finalized when she returns to Atlanta.
“There is no if here, there are no games. I am not pretending. I am done, ” she said. “I have reached a place where I am in a marriage where I do not feel loved and no sacrifices are being made for me to make me feel loved. I must move on.”
Married for 21 years, Simone and Cecil have been open about their marital struggles this season and even went to therapy to deal with their issues.
“We’re in a place where we’re arguing over basic s—,” she said in an episode that aired in December, getting emotional. “He’s just so hostile and angry about every little thing. When somebody is being mean, it’s hard to replace that with something nice or smile. It’s difficult.”
Married to Medicine airs Fridays (9 p.m. ET/PT) on Bravo.