With death comes grief – sometimes terrible, devastating sadness that seems as if it will never end. For most, this period lasts from six months to a year, the periods of sadness gradually lessening over time.
His son’s withdraw from contact alerted him to the problem at hand.His oldest daughter cried loudly through the entire wedding ceremony.A few months later one of the children asked how my husband’s will was structured implying that I shouldn’t get anything. I am waiting for the proverbial poop to hit the fan. They can simply spy through the blinds across the street or stalk her house at all hours of the night pretending they were “just stopping by to say hi”. I sit back down, slide my laptop over, hit refresh. In a world of social media and worldwide gossip, neighbours no longer need to walk three miles to gossip about the love life of the local widow.