Nick & Jessica's Troubled Year

See the highs and lows of PEOPLE.com's Most Fascinating Couple of 2005. By Emily Fromm

JAN. 1

The former Newlyweds may be ending 2005 on a sad note, but they rang it in with a bang, partying alongside Nicole Richie and DJ AM at the Miami Beach hot spot Mansion, where they kissed under a shower of midnight confetti. As Simpson's little sister Ashlee told PEOPLE at the time, "They really just love each other so much."