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I am sitting at my computer crying tonight because I miss my wife so much. It is like she has been gone for just one moment. Its been 8 months. We supported each other, we complimented each…Continue
Started this discussion. Last reply by AnneJ Jul 26, 2015.
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Thank you for posting your tribute article - so evocative and insightful. What you said about things you did together and also things you did alone being stripped of all meaning is exactly true. Everything is emptied out.
I understand what you mean. My fears have expanded. I don't fear for myself exactly...I worry about my adult children(who live with me) driving in bad weather. Doesn't matter if it's rain or snow(which we've had a lot of). I worry about things breaking down around the house. I worry about making the right decisions. I think it's just that we don't have that support that we had with our spouses. I was 33 when I got married and had lived alone and managed quite well...so where has that confidence gone?