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Over the one year mark and went on a date..So confused

Started this discussion. Last reply by Owfw Apr 8. 53 Replies

Hello,My wife passed Oct of last year. I'm 46 and I have an 11 Yo little girl.Back when i was 23 I had 3 girlfriends all 18 years old (they all knew about each other btw) My wife was one of them, I…Continue

 

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Owfw replied to Owfw's discussion Over the one year mark and went on a date..So confused
"Sigh.. Why does life have to be so hard? Why does grief have to come back and hit you like a brick to the head and send everything into a spiral? Everything has been great. But i find myself trying to distance myself from her. Even when she is here…"
Apr 8
Timelord replied to Owfw's discussion Over the one year mark and went on a date..So confused
"GOod for you! jUst...protect your heart if it needs to be."
Feb 20
Owfw replied to Owfw's discussion Over the one year mark and went on a date..So confused
"Have not been on in awhile, About a week after the breakup,I took her to lunch to talk and see if we could salvage a friendship out of our situation. While eating she began to cry,She is a very tough woman and is not one to cry. She took the blame…"
Feb 19
Owfw replied to Owfw's discussion Over the one year mark and went on a date..So confused
"Sigh.. the fireball i assumed would happen, happened i think. She got the flu a couple weeks ago and stayed home because she prefers to be alone when sick. And she is just getting over it still but we have been texting for a few days. She says i am…"
Jan 23
Owfw replied to Owfw's discussion Over the one year mark and went on a date..So confused
"I'm so trying to live again.. But i keep having setbacks..some my own mind and others are based on normal new relationship fears. I sometimes feel myself trying to come up with excuses to kinda shy away from her when i get scared..then my brain…"
Jan 6
Mary H replied to Owfw's discussion Over the one year mark and went on a date..So confused
"I'm glad you are happy, and I really appreciate how much you have shared about your feelings in moving on.  I know that I would have similar feelings of wanting to run towards life, but also of finding it hard to move on, and that these…"
Jan 2
camsmom replied to Owfw's discussion Over the one year mark and went on a date..So confused
"Men are from Mars, Women are from Venus. Hope the New Year is good to you and your daguhter."
Jan 2
Owfw replied to Owfw's discussion Over the one year mark and went on a date..So confused
"Hello again to anyone still following this thread. Had a perfect night the other night on Saturday. I performed a wedding for a widowed friend of mine. He lost his wife about a year and a half ago right before i lost mine. they had been together for…"
Jan 2
Timelord replied to Owfw's discussion Over the one year mark and went on a date..So confused
"Hello! YEs, if the "new woman" says what she said, and means it, that is good.  It takes a bit to understand that widow's don't have "exes" in the sense that divorced people do.  That our "ex" (for…"
Dec 29, 2016
Owfw replied to Owfw's discussion Over the one year mark and went on a date..So confused
"I'm glad you posted that message,It really relived alot of things i have thought about, I don't ever want to stop loving my wife. she was the greatest woman i have ever met in my 47 years on this earth. But i still have dreams of growing…"
Dec 28, 2016
Timelord replied to Owfw's discussion Over the one year mark and went on a date..So confused
"Hello!  I'm not going to lie...having ladies...interested...isn't a bad thing...if nothing else, it's an ego boost :-) Now, regarding your daughter - all my friends would tell me that kids can't run our life.  But the…"
Dec 28, 2016
Owfw replied to Owfw's discussion Over the one year mark and went on a date..So confused
"Yeah, I talk to my daughter about everything as my mother did with me. My mother and i were very close and my daughter and i have the same relationship as my mother and I had. I have consulted with her every step of the way and a few months ago she…"
Dec 28, 2016
Timelord replied to Owfw's discussion Over the one year mark and went on a date..So confused
"Owfw -  I hope this works for you, I really do! I'll just say one thing - make sure this is what you REALLy want - REALLY REALLY want.   And...be careful - this sort of stuff hits daughters harder I think than sons.  Trust me.…"
Dec 28, 2016
widow85 replied to Owfw's discussion Over the one year mark and went on a date..So confused
"OK ignore my previous post as it seems like this is working out for you, not freaking you out! It's fine to be pursued by someone if you are enjoying being pursued and maybe would like to get "caught." I hope that the lady's…"
Dec 27, 2016
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Dec 26, 2016
Owfw replied to Owfw's discussion Over the one year mark and went on a date..So confused
"Well it's been awhile from my last post. We have been seeing a lot of each other, And because of the holidays and with both of our kids outta school.. we have not been "alone" except once. We have been kissing, I am able to do that…"
Dec 26, 2016

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At 6:14pm on November 15, 2015, rodsgurl09 said…

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

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