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jrval's Discussions (12)

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"I thought one year would be magic, that all of a sudden everything would come into f…"

jrval replied May 20 to Life Changes. (But things do get better.)

11 May 20
Reply by Danielle

"Yes,  it is.  It is a totally different life, not the life I had planned for myself,…"

jrval replied May 20 to Life Changes. (But things do get better.)

11 May 20
Reply by Danielle

"Susan:   I wrote this in my journal almost two years ago and called it "Finding the…"

jrval replied Apr 27 to How Do You Live As Half of a Person...

24 May 8
Reply by chef (John)

"I was forty five when I was widowed in 2011.  I am in a totally different place now…"

jrval replied Apr 18 to How old were you when your spouse died? How does your age affect your self-concept now that you're on your own?

684 Aug 8
Reply by Athena53

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"Can we talk for a minute about love? Real heartbreaking, marvelous, disastrous, powe…"

jrval replied Sep 9, 2016 to SEPTEMBER Anniversaries, Birthdays and Other Special Days

33 Sep 23, 2016
Reply by Nieta

"Um, I guess it just depends.  I was widowed at 45 totally unexpectedly.  My husband…"

jrval replied Aug 11, 2016 to WIDOWS SEEN BY MARRIED WOMEN AS PREDATORS?

60 Aug 11, 2016
Reply by Nieta

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"You are still very new in the journey, it will take you places you never thought you…"

jrval replied Aug 5, 2016 to Introduce yourselves, please!

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Reply by IBelieveInYou

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"Because you don't look them in the eye and think that.  Instead you think and say "…"

jrval replied Aug 5, 2016 to Introduce yourselves, please!

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Reply by IBelieveInYou

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"Absolutely right!  First love yourself, love your life, enjoy who you are.  When JR…"

jrval replied Aug 5, 2016 to Introduce yourselves, please!

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Reply by IBelieveInYou

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"Hi  May name is jrval and I have been widowed now for over five years.  I lost JR in…"

jrval replied Aug 5, 2016 to Introduce yourselves, please!

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