Just weeks before Angelina Jolie filed for divorce from husband of two years, Brad Pitt, the couple had been talking about adopting another kid.

In Touch reports that the superstar duo has been struggling for months, but thought another addition to the family might bring them closer.

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"They've had some moments of happiness during the summer, and at one point they were considering adding a seventh child to their brood via adoption to reinforce their bond," a source tells the mag.

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Angelina with sons Maddox and Knox in June.

Unfortunately, their relationship has completely crumbled since then. As Life & Style previously reported, Brad is being investigated by the FBI for child abuse after allegedly getting into a physical argument with his oldest son, Maddox.

The incident appears to have been the last straw for Angelina, who listed the couple's separation date as the day after the tussle.

Here's hoping the duo can keep things civil for their kids. Scroll through the gallery below to see what the Jolie-Pitt clan looks like now!