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By Bea Lewis,Marilyn Murray Wilson

After 50 years of marriage, Bea Lewis entered a brand new and demanding bankruptcy in her lifestyles – widowhood. In A Widow’s trip – How I Went from Loss to studying to relocating On, Bea stocks her struggles from the painful lack of her cherished husband, Edwin, to her final transformation as an self sustaining, self-sufficient unmarried senior. via a sequence of insightful, sincere and intensely own essays, Bea expresses what she felt—and dealt with—as she improved through the first few years of her widowhood.

Some of the essays comprise the foundations of senior relationship (a kiss at the first date is acceptable), how she discovered to take out the rubbish (yuk), the necessity to pay the money owed (on time), prepare dinner for less than herself (a couple of cookies, popcorn and milk), and the significance of constructing a dynamite brisket!

Bea’s selection to face on her personal ft is contagious, and will serve to guarantee widows all over the place that even the main severe emotions of grief can –and will – ultimately ease. existence is simply not an identical, she says, however it nonetheless will be darn sturdy.

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