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bethsheba's Discussions (29)

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"Losing one's spouse IS different. Sounds like you should keep wearing your wedding b…"

bethsheba replied Jun 20, 2018 to When did you remove your wedding rings?

672 Sep 11, 2018
Reply by Maria

"your non-widowed friends mean well but they don't get it. stay home. at least for a…"

bethsheba replied Apr 28, 2015 to Advice on Vacations in the First Year?

22 May 28, 2015
Reply by Dianne in Nevada


"I am appalled too.  Unfortunately it sounds like he assumed it was a date.  I call t…"

bethsheba replied Oct 15, 2014 to When did you remove your wedding rings?

672 Sep 11, 2018
Reply by Maria

"WOW what a position to be in... "husband had the opportunity to tell me how he felt…"

bethsheba replied Aug 3, 2013 to For those who do not want to date ...

509 May 30, 2018
Reply by SweetMelissa2007


"yesterday...somebody I hadn't seen in a while asked me if I had remarried. Akward.  …"

bethsheba replied Jun 27, 2013 to When did you remove your wedding rings?

672 Sep 11, 2018
Reply by Maria

"I tell them "thank you very much but i'm spoken for...but i'm very flattered you ask…"

bethsheba replied Jun 26, 2013 to Unwanted Attention? How to deal.

4 Jul 1, 2013
Reply by Dianne in Nevada

"LOTS of people equate a divorce with being a widow.  They are (pardon me for lack of…"

bethsheba replied May 24, 2012 to Girlfriend doesn't like to see picture of my late wife

82 Jul 23, 2012
Reply by aussiewidow

"gaw!!!   now I just want to slap someone. I get that too (Joe was 25+ older than me)…"

bethsheba replied May 24, 2012 to People Assume...fill in the blank or tell your incident/moment...

29 May 24, 2012
Reply by Juliana

"my LH was a reitred police officer long before I met him.  Still the fellowship of t…"

bethsheba replied May 24, 2012 to wondering if anyone was married to a Police Officer?

8 Jun 7, 2012
Reply by Susan



bethsheba replied May 10, 2012 to Introduce yourselves, please!

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