4 Things Only a Widow Understands

When you think of widow/ers you may have the image of an elderly man sitting by the window waiting for his wife to walk up the driveway. Or a lady in the nursing home getting the grim news that her husband passed away in his sleep. But this is not my reality.

Although the loss of a partner can be life changing at any age, I lost mine just shy of my 50th birthday. I lost the person that I spent most of my…