Their world was turned upside down as she went from a full household to living with just her mom and seeing her dad a couple of times a week.
Eventually, though, the pain started to heal, they all fell into a routine that worked for them, and the parents started thinking about dating again.
Dog cocking his head sideways, eyebrows up; grown man holding two kittens up to ears to keep them warm; prospective future boyfriend rolling around on the grass with his puppy; man of your dreams slow-dancing with a husky.
No one will threaten him, or send him inappropriate pictures.
"First, you find a good looking one," one user explained in a You Tube video entitled "How to get a girlfriend on Fantage." "Then you ask her to be ur girlfriend. Boyfriends and girlfriends can do little besides chat, go to the virtual pizza parlor, play games against each other, and send heart emoticons back and forth.
Fantage is one of many free and paid virtual worlds that have attracted 66.4 million active users from age seven to 13, according to virtual world research firm KZero.
In fact, he probably won’t get any messages at all.