I Am a Young Widow With a Young Child

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    I have been a young widow

    for just over a year now, my husband and i were together for 5 years, 3 years ago we found out he had GBM brain tumour, he went through three operations, chemo, and radiation, we have a 4 year old daughter together. At one point he has taken 9 seizures in a row and even the...
    jan66 jan66
    26-30, F
    3 Responses Mar 7, 2014

    Research Into Widowhood.

    H i... am nesha and am a student at the university of bolton.   I have just read all the post on here an am very sorry for those who have lost their spouse.   I am on here on due to my university project on widowhood, and would be grateful if you could help me...
    Nesha88 Nesha88
    3 Responses Apr 11, 2009

    Leap of Faith

    I met my husband at work 14 yrs ago. Wr started dating withing 6 months of meeting and were living together after 2 months of "dating".  We were young but finally got engaged and married after 5 yrs.  We were living together a total of 10 yrs.  Had a...
    grace2167 grace2167
    1 Response Feb 20, 2009

    Hello my name is Shaniesa!

    I'm 25 a widow and I have a 6 month old. I lost my husband December 1 2014 to a closed head injury he endured during an automobile accident he was involved in on November 25 2014. I've been trying to find a support group and people who have experienced something similar. it's...
    niesa0732 niesa0732
    26-30, F
    2 Responses Jan 13, 2015

    Loneliness With a Child

    I am a young widow with a young child.  I am 28 years old and my son is 16 months.  My husband was 29 when he died from "the beast," melanoma.  Scott was diagnosed in 2003 when the docs found a mole behind his knee.  We got through that knowing (even...
    Lanessa Lanessa
    5 Responses Nov 17, 2008

    I lost my soul mate a year ago.

    We had waited 4 years to have IVF. We finally got our chance and had a beautiful baby boy. He was born ten days late and critically ill. My soul mate during this time collapsed as had a very rare heart condition which we had already had a prognoses given. We had been told he...
    AryaLouise AryaLouise
    36-40, F
    1 Response Jul 20, 2015

    Lost My Husband To Adrenal Cancer At 29, Two Baby Girls

    I lost my husband two weeks ago to adrenal cortical cancer after fourteen months of fighting together. He was 29. We have two girls - 2.5 and the younger one turns one this Sunday. He was my best friend, my partner, my everything. I'm shocked, lost, depressed, and wish there...
    MissmyJaan MissmyJaan
    31-35, F
    1 Response Jul 11, 2012
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