Talk with an old widower

A few nights ago, I had a conversation with an older gentleman.  He told me that his wife had passed away 3 years ago and they had been married for 41 years.  He said, “I still grieve for her deeply.”

It made me wonder– Where will I be 3 years out?

Only time will tell.

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About Mary K. Smith

I was widowed in July 2009, when I lost my beloved husband, John, to melanoma. Cancer SUCKS. We have a young son who was just a year old when his father died. I live on a small farm in Maryland which is home to horses, cats, and a dog. I started this blog as a way for me to heal, a way to remember my husband, and eventually I'd like to share it with our son so he can see the love that his father had for him, the love that we had for each other, what a great person his father was, and how hard his father fought to live.
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