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Widowed in 2017 Discussions (27)

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Making new friends

I read a lot about people who have a great support group of family and friends. But my wife was my best friend and my family is far away. S…

Started by Mike

23 Sep 19
Reply by Isaiah4031

6weeks out and overwhelming sadness

Today I have an overwhelming sadness . Im sure this is not a stranger to anyone on this site. I get so sad all of sudden . I have 4 kids un…

Started by Luv4Z

9 Jul 20
Reply by SweetMelissa2007

A Ton of Bricks

Hi everyone Tomorrow is the 4 1/2 month mark that my Rick left his 'earth-suit' , and it's just really hitting me hard that my Rick won't…

Started by Shoosie2

7 May 24
Reply by Shoosie2

Has Anyone had any 'Strange' things happen in your house since your spouse passed?

Good Morning Everyone I haven't had much of a chance to post anything recently, but I do read everything. I just had to ask this question.…

Started by Shoosie2

12 Apr 17
Reply by SweetMelissa2007

ANC service on Feb 28 was beyond words

Marty’s Arlington National Cemetery service exceeds words, just as my grief for my missing him every day no words seem to be enough.We had…

Started by InsideLove

2 Mar 8
Reply by Rainy (Misty)

The last time.

It’s just two months since my wife died and almost every place  I go I say to myself: “The last time I was here Mary was with me.” Since we…

Started by Mike

8 Feb 26
Reply by Beak137

Why did this happen?

Hi, It has been less than two months since my wife died and I have been trying to figure out how/why my wife got a one in a million disease…

Started by Mike

14 Feb 15
Reply by Clare

Dating Again?

I saw this article and thought I would post it. I make no judgements one way or the other. I am interested in others peoples’ opinions.  ht…

Started by Mike

6 Feb 13
Reply by Carmen513

Its Official

Its official I just hate hate hate hate this life without my Helen.  Cancer snatched Helen from me 30th June and I thought I was doing OK,…

Started by HelensRay

11 Feb 11
Reply by Clare


Hi my husband Owen passed away 10 days ago. His battle with cancer finally ended. This overwhelming sadness is gut wrenching

Started by Kimmy

19 Feb 7
Reply by ShirleyB


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