What pushed her over the edge? According to Elizabeth's sister, it was when she met her husband's love child with Rielle Hunter:
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"She said, 'I've had it. I can't do this. I want my life back,' " her sister, Nancy Anania, tells PEOPLE in the latest cover story. Last December, Elizabeth met the 23-month-old Frances Quinn Hunter - the baby John fathered with mistress Rielle Hunter — in a mediated visit at a North Carolina hotel. [Source: People]
Maybe that was it, but we can think of a few other nails in the Edwardses marriage:
- The John Edwards Well-Endowed Sex Tape. John Edwards: Well-Endowed, Has A Sex Tape
- John Edwards recent prowling for young ladies. Who Wants To Sleep With John Edwards?
- John Edwards' promise to Marry Rielle Hunter. Report: John Edwards Promised Mistress NY Wedding
- His cheating during her chemotherapy. Elizabeth Edwards' Angry Breast
- The attempt to move Rielle Hunter and her child next door to their family. John Edwards Moves Ex-Lover, Child Closer To Home
- Or maybe it was just the lies, all the lies. John Edwards' Love-Child Hush-Money Cover-Up