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My Wedding Ring.......

Posted on January 13, 2014 at 6:23pm 5 Comments

My husband has been gone for 20 months now. I'm constantly asked why I'm still wearing my wedding rings.......In my heart we are still married. The set I currently wear was an anniversary gift from him just before he passed. Is there a "right" time to take them off??

Missing my Hubby

Posted on July 9, 2013 at 6:22am 5 Comments

Woke up this morning with an overwhelming sense of sadness. Its been 14 months since my hubby passed. I know they say time heals. Seems like it gets harder to get through each day. I feel so lost, alone & broken. I try to keep busy with work and family. Depression is so bad most days that I don't want to get out bed to face the day. I've become withdrawn and keep to myself. I can't sleep and my anxiety is extremely high. The nights are the worst. Therapy isn't helping anymore. Just don't… Continue

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At 2:07pm on June 30, 2013, Emeraldisle72 said…
Thank u for the warm welcome. I'm still having a rough time wrapping my head around this new life I was given. My husband has been gone almost 14 months now and I still haven't accepted the fact that he's never coming home again. I sit and wait everyday for him to come walking through the door. I have so many questions that I will probably never get the answers to.
At 8:54pm on June 28, 2013, Joyce said…

Welcome Emeraldisle72: I'm sorry for your loss but I'm glad you found your way to this site. I hope you will find the same comfort and understanding here at Widowed Village that I have. In the beginning I just read the blogs and posts and lurked in chat. Post and join in chat when you feel comfortable. It is nice to be among people who "Get It"

At 7:45pm on June 27, 2013, rodsgurl09 said…

Emerald, I'm so very sorry for your loss, but welcome to Widowed Village. I hope you'll find the same comfort and support here that I have. Take a look at the Groups to see if one or more might be a good fit. Join in Chat when you're ready, there is almost always someone there. Links to both are at the top of your page. Feel free to message me with any questions about the site, or just to talk. I look forward to getting to know you.


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