Monthly Archives: September, 2012

Why can’t people just say “hello”?

This post will be a mess as I am early into my new widowhood and lost in a maze of paperwork and sadness. I have long disliked “how are you?” as a greeting because people in very bad circumstances are forced by societal convention to cough up a “I am fine, how are you?” even …

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My heart is broken

On the feast of the Nativity of Our Lady, my dear husband David died suddenly in our home this morning. I am being buoyed by my family, friends and the lovely people I supported in the past. ┬áPlease pray for the repose of his soul and the healing of our family. Hail Mary Full of …

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