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sonja7 commented on Supa Dupa Fresh's group Born in the 40s or earlier
"Dear gardenlady,  Seven months is such a brief blip on this journey of grief.  Yesterday I was talking with widowed folks in our regional group, and we ranged from seven years to five months of being widowed.  We all said…"
10 minutes ago
lyric1863 commented on Dianne in Nevada's group Widowed in 2014
"MissingCarolyn, I too am widowed for the 2nd time :(.  My husband died 5 weeks ago suddenly with a heart attack.  The thought of going through all of this grieving process again is truly exhausting.  I hate that I know how people say…"
15 minutes ago
Ange_l commented on Dianne in Nevada's group Widowed in 2014
"Idaho, I was so glad to read your post about decorating. Al loved that I loved Christmas. With his illness, we hadn't done much the last 3 years to decorate (we were putting up the tree with the grandkids 3 years ago when he had a pulmonary…"
25 minutes ago
MissingCarolyn(Steve) commented on Dianne in Nevada's group Widowed in 2014
"Hello All,  It’s been seven weeks today that my wife Carolyn passed away from melanoma and it still doesn’t seem real.   She was first diagnosed in 2007, had surgery to remove a growth on calf and was declared cured, went…"
25 minutes ago


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