Kim continues to fix dinner for two, even though her husband moved out three weeks ago. She keeps leaving space in the garage for his car, regardless of the fact that he’s not parked there for almost a month.
When Kim’s friends ask her to dinner or a movie, her automatic response is, “I’ll have to check…” before she gives an answer.
She is in denial that her marriage has broken up. She is unable (and unwilling) to look at the reality that her husband has hired an attorney and filed for divorce.
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Watch this video from the TV show Arrested Development regarding denial.