"You are stunned at the normalcy of life around you as people go about their business, totally unaware that your world has stopped and your entire life has been turned upside down."
Over a year has past since T died.
I can honestly say, that for the most part, I am so much less stunned.
"Most everyone you meet is going through a battle you nothing about."
Until, that is, you get to know them better.
"Our experience of loss teaches us much. What comes, if we are fortunate, is a kind of empathy with all of creation-a sense of wonder at the suffering and the beauty, of the world."
I loved T with all my heart.
"The best memorial to your loved one is to live life fully, one day at a time."
"Every new morning starts a new page in your story. Try to make it a great one today."
I'll read this post again in the morning as a gentle reminder.