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
"I haven't been dating yet, but I've noticed that there is a bigger difference than just grief between the widowed and those who have been out there dating for a long time. They work fast, and they are easily offended (they would say…"
"Owfw, I think You may need more time to heal Your heart. Telling this to the person You are dating is healthy. They need to understand that You are still healing. And not ready to go further. It is okay. It may not be fair to them to let them hang…"
"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…"
"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…"
"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…"
"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…"
"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…"
"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…"
"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…"
"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…"
"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…"
"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.…"
"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…"
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