In Scotland there is no decree nisi, no decree absolute, and no intervention by the King's Proctor.
How this was arranged I do not know, but the decree nisi and the decree absolute were granted without any difficulties arising.
In special cases the court has power to make the decree absolute before the expiration of six months after the decree nisi.
They were to be married the instant the injured husband obtained his decree absolute.
Norman is getting a divorce—the decree absolute will be granted in March next.
Nowadays, in most social circles, the decree absolute is coming to be looked upon as an absolution.