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Old October 18th, 2012, 14:49
cal821 cal821 is offline
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Default "What Made you laugh the First Time?"

I thought I would start a thread open for anyone to chime in..

I'm speaking Post Loss of course of our loved one.... Can most of you remember the first genuine laugh you had through the tears?

Humor has seemed to be the only way I have survived life!! My kids...My Dog...my family...stupid people.. and life in general. My first real "hee-haw"..was when a woman acquaintance expressed her sympathy to me about Tammy...and how she totally understood. When I expressed my sympathy at the loss of her husband...she said...Oh, he's not dead...I divorced him... Sometimes I sure wish he was dead!!" Oh my lord, I just looked at her..said "Have a good day"...went to my car and laughed so hard I almost peed my pants!


Feel free to add your stories on this thread.. Remembering the first real true laugh we had after all the intense pain and heartache .. was and still is a gift... one of many in the lonely path we now walk in recovery from our loss.

As always I wish you peace

Cal821
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Memory can only tell us what we were,
in the company of those we loved;
it cannot help us find what each of us, alone, must now become.
Yet no person is really alone;
those who live no more echo still within our thoughts and words,
and what they did has become woven into what we are.

I wish you peace and a level path on your journey...

Cal821

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Old October 18th, 2012, 18:35
hazelharris hazelharris is offline
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dave that was funny and you know i like a good laugh
the first funny thing that happened to me after Darren died i had never been on the internet before and found e bay into the night i went buying rubbish as i couldn't sleep one night i bought a pair of shoes when they came there was only one shoe in the packet so i sent the sender a message to say she had forgotten to post one the message came back to read exactly was was sold so i scroled down and found out she was a one legged lady who only needed one shoe and she was selling the other one and muggings here spent good money buying it
love hazelxx
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Old October 19th, 2012, 12:20
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Default I can't believe it !!

Hello hazel
I just read what you done and that made me laugh so much x who buys one shoe
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Old October 19th, 2012, 12:46
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i know mart and i will never live it down xx
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