"Thanks Leslie, hugs back to you and Juliana too. It is difficult to meet new people when we are older. Maybe that other lady just really needed to talk that day. And maybe she is always that way, only time will tell. It is hard to get friends and I…"
"I am having a rough day too. Even after 7 yrs. I still miss my Joe and I get so lonely especially on the boring weekends. There is not much I can do as I am not well and am pretty much home bound. It looks like a nice bunch of people here.
"I was gettting those viagra messages through a friend from a Canadian drug store. I changed my password and that took care of that. I don't know if it went to any of my friends. No one ever said anything."
"I am on FB also. The men who messaged me were from other countries and way younger. Said I deserved love too when I told them they were too young. Beware of these men as it is a scam. They said they were entrapanuers. I think the scam came from…"
I so agree with you as I know my Joe is around me and watching me from the other side. He was also the best person I could ever have known on this earth. I think he is my soul mate. We were so much alike and always together. It is a new life…"
I think that is a great idea. My husband and I would have been married 27 yrs. this past April. He passed after 20 yrs together. I still miss him and still cry. Does anyone else miss their loved one this long? To this degree? I simply…"
"Welcome to our community.... I hope we can keep you company on your journey ahead. Please look around a bit and read this basic introduction to the site. You can find more information about how the community works under "Help!" in the…"
"My husband had a long illness with his heart. He had a heart attack and 3 way bypass and was never the same. Surgeon said he would live 7 -10 yrs. and he passed 9 yrs. later. That was Feb. 20,2005 so I am through the grieving now but I still miss…"
"Welcome Patty: I'm sorry for your loss but I'm glad you found your way to this site. I know 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…"
For those widowed by cancer AND other illnesses or long term conditions that required caregiving.We now also have a "Long Term Illness" discussion forum in the PERENNIAL main forum. Questions? Widville@gmail.comSee More
Welcome to our community.... I hope we can keep you company on your journey ahead. Please look around a bit and read this basic introduction to the site. You can find more information about how the community works under "Help!" in the navigation bar, and we'll send you a few newsletters with tips and ideas in the coming weeks. If you need a little more help, go to the Home page and look in the right hand column to see the link to a "Help Desk" form. We all use the site differently, but we hope you feel comfortable sharing among us in the coming days, weeks, and months. Big hug!
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Welcome Patty: I'm sorry for your loss but I'm glad you found your way to this site. I know 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 us in chat when you feel comfortable. It is nice to be among people who "Get It"