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Dreamland commented on Soaring Spirits's group Suddenly Widowed
"This forum is very important but sometimes I just can't handle seeing people going thru such pain, everyone has their story, so I tend to come and go. Today has meant a lot to me."
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Dreamland commented on Soaring Spirits's group Suddenly Widowed
"I do not like hearing he is in a better place, what is better than being with me. Broken Diva, I did get right back into the farming beginning late Deceember, ordering supplies for the following season, the seed orders in January and start planting…"
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Hope commented on Soaring Spirits's group Born in the 40s or Earlier
"Laurajay, thank you for that wisdom. It is so true. Sometimes we think we are the only ones suffering and there are others out there with their own problems that are sometimes equally disturbing for them. Also, all the good thing that are…"
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Hope commented on Soaring Spirits's group Suddenly Widowed
"Oh yes, and I hate if I say "I miss him so much" and the other person says "I do too". Its well meaning but they have no idea the depth of my missing versus theirs. I don't hold it against them but it feels crumby when they…"
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