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Born in the 80s

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Comment by CrazyWidow on February 4, 2011 at 7:42am
No way Peter...very weird.  This was the first anniversary that I felt "happy" on the day.  Today the stuff I'm battling is with my current boyfriend, and working our relationship through my widowhood and grief struggles.  It's NOT easy.
Comment by A Widowed Father on February 4, 2011 at 7:40am
Hey there, my 4 year wedding anniversary would have been the end of next month.
Comment by CrazyWidow on February 4, 2011 at 5:37am
Just checking in-how's everyone's week been?  I had my 4th wedding anniversary yesterday, I was happy yesterday, but today, I'm a mess!
Comment by CrazyWidow on January 17, 2011 at 6:19am

Good Morning fellow widows and widowers.  I'm Brenda-I became a widow at 24 years of age.  I'm now 26.  Quite a blog at an early age. 


Naaisha & Peter-I know you both have young children, so my hugs to you both.

Comment by A Widowed Father on January 14, 2011 at 10:15am
I was just thinking to myself that there aren't very many of us truly young widows and widowers on here with our group only having 3 "of age" members, but then I realized that we're old enough that there could actually be a group younger than us now, "Born in the 90s" could be needed any day.  I don't feel so young anymore, especially being as I'm the oldest here being actually born in 1980...

Comment by Soaring Spirits on January 13, 2011 at 6:14pm
Na'Aisha, welcome.... I'm a bit older and only here as "administrator" and wouldn't normally chip in but I don't want you to go unanswered. Thanks so much for joining this community in its early days. I'm so, so sorry that you've gone through this so young.... and so pleased to have met you, and seen the light you cast over so many (and also to see your lovely family photos!).

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