"Yes, yes, and yes. This will also be my 4th year of "holidays" without my husband, the last 3 years my "widows group" that I met through grief support group, 5 of us, we had a little party on Christmas Eve, but this year --…"
I also have severe anxiety since my husband died in 2015. Driving especially is a problem. I have gotten a service dog that I can take with me which helps with the driving, also panic attacks in public, but…"
"What? Picked up teeth? Not sure I even understand that...
My mother-in-law said "losing a son is worse than losing a husband". That said, her husband was an alcoholic abusive SOB, and I thought, but didn't say,…"
"Jeepers! I thought I heard it all. -- can't believe it -- but still, um , if you did kill yourself, who would pick up the kids from school? I think that would grandma's job ..... right? Hang in there, people can be awful."
"Well, I've read all the replies... I lost my husband in May, our cat died two weeks later in June and our dog died in July -- and then my best friend died in Dec. all in the same year.
Still in deep grief over the loss of my love…"
"Shelly, I am new here, but been widowed three years (still seems like yesterday) -- and just saw your post and thought, well, too late to respond... but then I see it's not. I have been going grief therapy since 2016 -- first "group…"
"Hi, I am new to this group, haven't even "introduced myself" or put a pic on my profile or even feeling if I wanted to be here ---
but was just looking around and saw your post. I have done EMDR (stands for Eye Movement…"
"Welcome to Widville, that widow in the pink house. I am truly sorry for your loss, and hope you find caring support and friendship here.
Here's the best place to start: Need help using the site? Ask here! You can join…"
Welcome to Widville, that widow in the pink house. I am truly sorry for your loss, and hope you find caring support and friendship here.
Here's 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'll find meaningful conversations taking place. I look forward to getting to know you here in Widville. Take care of yourself.