Not unlike all marriages, work must be put in."And there was more."Obvious to both Knight and Curry was that their marriage would require more effort then a garden-variety relationship," Viardo went on.
"They are taking time to see if they want to continue to put in that extraordinary effort.
The news of the couple's split may not come as much of a surprise, however, considering Curry's interview on Howard Stern's radio show just a couple of weeks ago (she more than hinted at trouble in her marriage).
When asked if she was still in love with the 53-year-old Knight, Curry told Stern on May 12, "I might be a little out but he's trying to get back in…we've had a lot of distance lately."And that wasn't all."My big joke now is, 'I'm Mrs.
They explained, in separate interviews, that “the show must go on.” However, TLC announced on June 23, 2009, that the show would be placed on hiatus effective immediately.
And we weren't the only ones rocked by his tragic passing.
'The decision was mutually reached after it became clear to both that some perspective was needed in order to assess their unique union…
"The agreement for divorce was a mutual one and yes, Adrianne knew that I was going to serve her with papers," Knight and Curry's manager told E!
News."The couple is still friends and the process thus far is very amiable.
I again ask for everyone to respect their privacy as they work through this delicate period in their lives."Knight filed the petition Aug.
A year later they were featured in another special entitled Sextuplets and Twins: One Year Later.
With high ratings from the specials, Discovery Health signed the couple to a reality series that aired beginning in April 2007, called Jon & Kate Plus 8, which documented their lives.