"Terry, Oh my gosh I feel the same way. If one more person tells me how strong I am I am going to deck them. I like what you say about people saying we are strong so they don't have to get too involved. I never ever thought of…"
"Susan, my husband had been sick off & on 14 yrs and therefore my sons & I had many years of anticipatory grief. We prepared ourselves numerous times thinking that was the time and it wasn't until this May. I too moved…"
"Hope, Just saw these now. Yes, I live in Lincoln Park. It's not that far from downtown. I'd be happy to meet you downtown one day. We could try to plan a day to have coffee and lunch maybe. Let me check out my…"
"Regina, I am so very sorry for your loss. I have recently joined here too. It is so good to know there are others hurting and suffering along with me on this journey no one wants to be on. It is never a dull day you are right.…"
"Hope, I've heard of Woodstock but not exactly sure where it is. I believe you are West of Chicago. Maybe if you aren't too far from Schaumburg or somewhere near there, we could meet up--somewhere like 1/2 way between us…"
I totally know that feeling of being sucker punched as you say. My husband is gone 5 months today and it happens frequently to me. Lately though it's been happening a lot. The other day in a clothing store, I saw these…"
"My husband died in late May of this year and I went through his clothes within a week. I couldn't look at them in my closet--it was too hard. He didn't really like clothes much anyway and had a few things he really liked.…"
"Hello. I just joined. I was widowed on May 27 of this year. My husband and I were married 33 1/2 years and have two wonderful adult sons. I have no idea who I am anymore or what I want or how to move forward. I feel…"
"Joan, I'm so sorry for your loss. I was also married on October 17 in 1981. My husband just passed on May 27 of this year. This was my first anniversary without him and the day was almost unbearable. What makes it worse,…"
"Welcome to Widowed Village, Mom2boys. I am so very sorry for your loss, but pleased that you found us. You will find caring support and friendship here.
Here is the best place to start: Need help using the site? Ask here! You…"
Welcome to Widowed Village, Mom2boys. I am so very sorry for your loss, but pleased that you found us. You will find caring support and friendship here.
Here is the best place to start: Need help using the site? Ask here! You can join the Groups that fit you to connect to others with similar experiences. Share your story. Take a look at our Forum discussions where you will find meaningful conversations taking place. I look forward to getting to know you here in Widville.