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Singer Jewel and Soon-to-Be-Ex-Husband Apparently Coin New Euphemism for Divorce

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"My husband, friend and partner of 16 years and I have decided..."

CORRECTS SPELLING OF TY'S LAST NAME IN SECOND REFERENCE TO MURRAY - FILE - This Feb. 13, 2011 file photo shows Jewel, right, and her husband Ty Murray at the 53rd annual Grammy Awards in Los Angeles. Jewel and her husband are divorcing after a 16-year relationship. The 40-year-old singer wrote in a letter posted on her website Wednesday, July 2, 2014, that she and Ty Murray want their separation “to be nothing less loving than the way we came together.” Jewel and Murray were married in 2008. They have a son named Kase. (AP Photo/Chris Pizzello, File) AP Photo/Chris Pizzello, File\n

Is flowery terminology that indicates "divorce" trending among celebrity couples on the rocks?

Actress Gwyneth Paltrow and Coldplay frontman Chris Martin reportedly went through a "conscious uncoupling."

Now singer-songwriter Jewel and her rodeo cowboy husband Ty Murray, 44, are embarking on a "tender undoing."

This Feb. 13, 2011 file photo shows Jewel, right, and her husband Ty Murray at the 53rd annual Grammy Awards in Los Angeles. Jewel and Murray are divorcing after a 16-year relationship. They were married in 2008 and have a son named Kase. (Image source: AP/Chris Pizzello, File)

"My husband, friend and partner of 16 years and I have decided to get a divorce," the 40-year-old singer clarified on her website.

Jewel added that the couple will remain allies as "we learn to redraw ourselves in whatever new shape we find as separate people."

(H/T: Philadelphia Inquirer)

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