Then his wife left him and they had a bitter divorce.
But Gordon has also been through a bitter, public divorce.
In 1958, after a bitter divorce, he was awarded custody of his children.
The couple's bitter divorce was finalized on June 29, 1977.
Now, as in a bitter divorce, both men have found the most hurtful things to say about each other.
Hazard is divorced and hasn't seen his son in years due to the bitter divorce.
Six months ago, he had gone through a bitter divorce.
His ex-wife and two children had left after a bitter divorce.
Diane and Victor had a bitter divorce that continued through 2000.
One, he says, is a business executive who was deported in the course of a bitter divorce.