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Hopeful Girl is the singles/dating columnist for Woman Alive magazine.
I know of one women who slept with her husband while his late wife’s picture stared down at them from the bedroom wall. Someone who’s been widowed will never forget their spouse, and neither should they – that person will always be a part of them, and a new partner must be able to embrace that fact without jealousy or resentment.
Keep asking yourself if they seem to have room in their heart for you, and are ready to focus their time, energy and attention on a new relationship.
Most important of all, keep listening – to your friend, to your gut instinct, and to God.
“Someone actually said to me: ‘How does it feel to dance on your husband’s grave?
”‘ Brody Fleet said from Orange County, Calif.“People are quick to bifurcate life and love into an either-or proposition,” she said.“You either love your past and the person you lost …