Well I'm back A big thank you to Renee for stepping in last week whilst I was enjoying the Victoria Day Long Weekend. I know our American cousins are enjoying their Memorial Day Long Weekend this weekend. And correct me if I'm wrong, it is U.K. Spring Bank Holiday. So a lot of people enjoying either a short week last week or this week
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Those are good words. I like the image, too.
FYI, When I want to post images and they're too big to upload or I don't have room in my attachments, I use this site called imgBB. You just upload your pics, click on them, copy the image address, and paste them in your forum posts. It's what I did with the photos from the sculpture park in the DiC yesterday.
This is so true. In the business world 3 days is the allowed mourning time for a parent. If you have a compassionate manager that could stretch to a week. So inhumane.
I remember a fellow officer once crying on my shoulder a month after losing her twin sister. She was still lost and couldn't understand why people couldn't understand her pain. I could only tell her we all deal with this in our own way and in our own time. Do not let them tell you it is too long or you should be dealing with
When tim needs me, I am not important. There is time enough for me and I am lucky to be blessed with the family I have who offer and have offered huge amounts of support to us both.
I know our friends online do the same. I am grateful for it.
I think you're absolutely right. Nobody has the right to diminish your love for another being that has been lost. Perhaps those people have never had such a deep connection to anything. Frankly, that is yet another reason to mourn.
Thanks for your comments and insight, Mac.
The psych visits and meds are weapons used to wage the fight. He's doing what he should.
Watching someone you love fight a battle you can't win for them is its own trial. I know you don't think about yourself during those times, but you should.
Remember - the wildebeests circle you too.