Over the course of the day, each response between us became more intense. I cried on the phone to impassive health insurance bureaucrats. It had been a long time since I did anything like that. We went out for drinks and had a great time, telling stories about our childhood and swapping anecdotes about our lives as writers. You still need to be ready for new love before you start dating — and you still need to have a clear dating and relationship vision. Some are ready to date again shortly after their partner dies.
How soon is too soon?
It can feel harder to feel completely resolved about whatever challenges you and your partner faced, now that you know you can never speak to her again in physical form.
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