Love — and the end of love — can make people do odd things. Case in point: an eccentric Canadian man who could have, and probably should have, given his ex-wife some money in a divorce settlement. Instead, he tried a different approach.
Just about everyone has been through the experience before. While things can be amicable, they often aren’t. In these cases, the bad feelings and poor impulses can often be overwhelming.
McConville is a businessman who’s done fairly well for himself, judging by the act he just did. He also ran for Mayor of Ottawa a couple of years back, but didn’t win. What’s relevant to this story is he recently went through a divorce.