about the violent altercations that eventually ended their marriage.
Mel — who did not wish to reveal her last name — started dating Josh in 2008.
This was just the next thing to do.'' It just didn't work out, he said.
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Passing reference In previous interviews and his own books, he has mentioned his Kansas City connection only in passing.