We are of course all very shocked. He had pure husband material written all over him. It was almost embarrassing how much we wanted to date that guy.
After nine years of marriage, the childhood sweethearts have said they have split in a joint statement reading, "We will always love each other be best friends, however, we have mutually decided to separate at this time."
The women of the internet has had an appropriately stunned reaction:
Robin Thicke's wife has left him?! Surely not! He seemed like such a great catch.— Victoria Sadler (@VictoriaJSadler) February 24, 2014
A compelling argument really.
There are some ladies out there who seemed to believe that Robin was secretly a great guy.
Robin Thicke and Paula Patten split up what is life ? They been together since they were 14 smh— † (@_AllThingsJanet) February 24, 2014
And then there are the motherly out there making us feel bad for being glib.
Robin Thicke and Paula Patton separate. Sure there will be plenty of jokes, but they have a son :(— Catriona Wightman (@catrionaw890) February 24, 2014
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