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guilloma replied to Larryh0823's discussion Just trying to deal with this.
"Thank you, Larry.  This letter is helpful.  Sending hugs and prayers your way."
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guilloma replied to guilloma's discussion Please tell me this raw, stabbing grief goes away
"Thank you, Anna.  I am trying not to block or sidestep my emotions as they come through.  Which of course means that one second I am smiling at a cute memory of my husband and the next moment I am sobbing.  But I am just tying to let…"
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going.on.slowly commented on Soaring Spirits's group Suddenly Widowed
"Oh Gosh. That is beautiful. It made me cry. I hope one day to be there. I can talk about him, talk to him, tell funny stories about him, write to him and think about him but I still wail and rage against the universe (but not against him as he would…"
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