Charlie Sheen and Brooke MuellerCharlie Sheen and Brooke Mueller are still giving their marriage a chance.

The troubled couple sent out a joint statement, giving romantics a reason to believe in their tabloid-tattered union. Apparently there are no divorce proceedings underway.

"Please let us clarify this: They are not seeking a divorce nor has one been contemplated," the statement released to said. The statement came from Mueller's attorney and Sheen's longtime friend, 'Two and Half Men' executive producer Mark Burg.

Mueller's attorney Yale Galanter further told the Web site, "This is a difficult time and they need space to see if they can work things out or not."