Do Dante and Valerie have a chance?
In any other circumstance, I would say they absolutely do. But this is a tough situation. Dante didn't want his marriage to end, but he gave in. If it were up to Dante, he would be working to fix his error in judgment – he would be living with Lulu. Dante would be a married man.
So again, Dante turned to Valerie for comfort. I can't say I blame Dante this time though. He saw the writing on the wall and realized he was fighting a losing battle. If Lulu wanted to