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Jwick
  • Female
  • Ardmore, OK
  • United States
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Jwick replied to Soaring Spirits's discussion When did you remove your wedding rings?
"A widow's ring is just a ring made or bought in memory of your loved one.  Some engrave their loved ones name or date of death.  Other's make "new" jewelry out of their wedding rings.  My sister-in-law had her…"
Jul 30
Jwick replied to Soaring Spirits's discussion Introduce yourselves, please!
"I am so sorry for your loss.  I too lost our family dog 3 months after my husband.  We had him for 10 years and he was the best dog we had ever owned.  It felt like hit after hit kept coming."
Jul 30
Jwick replied to vintage56(barb)'s discussion the little things
"He would say "Howdy" instead of hi or hello.We had this thing where if he said I love you I said I love you more his response would be "no not."  I don't know when we started it or why but I miss it.I never did…"
Jul 29
Jwick replied to vintage56(barb)'s discussion the little things
"I miss that so much, no one says my name.  Not even my own mother.  It is always Mrs. Jwick to doctors and such or my nickname.  I am introduced by my nickname and it had been happening since I was 8 so that's how I…"
Jul 29
Jwick replied to vintage56(barb)'s discussion the little things
"My husband did this too!"
Jul 29
Jwick replied to Aly brabham's discussion Is it normal to keep items around your house of theirs
"I do the same.  It has been a year and his toothbrush is still where he left it.  His hairbrush, shoes, clothes, even some condiments in the fridge that only he ate.  People who visit tell me I need to get rid of them by now.  I…"
Jul 29
Jwick replied to Soaring Spirits's discussion When did you remove your wedding rings?
"I took mine off just last week.  1 year after he passed.  I work with my hands and I damaged my wedding ring, but was able to repair it, and almost lost my husbands'.  I tried to take them off then but felt naked without them and…"
Jul 29
Jwick replied to Soaring Spirits's discussion What is the most insensitive thing someone has said to you about your loss?
"2 days after my husband passed my sister-in-law said, "I know how you feel.  But I met (current husband) less than a year after my 1st husband died.  You're kinda pretty and young.  You will find someone new in no time and…"
Jul 29
Jwick replied to Soaring Spirits's discussion JULY Anniversaries, Birthdays and Other Special Days
"I despise the month of July now.  It marks the beginning of the hardest parts of the year for us.  July 15th was the 1 year anniversary of his passing.  August the kids start school then it is either a birthday or holiday every…"
Jul 29
Jwick replied to WoodTurner's discussion Permission to Remarry
"My husband was in the military and we had this conversation a few times because of deployments.  He told me that he wanted me to be happy, whatever that would mean.  I can not fathom being with anyone else.  My standards are very very…"
Jul 29
Jwick replied to Soaring Spirits's discussion Introduce yourselves, please!
"Hello,    I am new here.  I lost my husband last July to a blood clot.  We were married for 13 years, together for almost 14.  He was in the military and deployed a few times while we were together.  That was the…"
Jul 29
Dianne in Nevada left a comment for Jwick
"Welcome to Widville, Jwick. I'm so sorry for your loss, but pleased you found us. You’ll find caring support and friendship here. Join the Groups that fit you to find others that share your experience. Check out the Forum Discussions and…"
Jul 29

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At 8:19am on July 29, 2018, Dianne in Nevada said…

Welcome to Widville, Jwick. I'm so sorry for your loss, but pleased you found us. You’ll find caring support and friendship here.

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