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Encouraging Words From Your Peers

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The good days will start to get more frequent and the bad days less.  It will happen, I promise.  Put yourself first.  Work on making yourself happy.  Get out and do something you've always wanted to do but never had the courage or time to do.  You can do this.  It hurts right now, but that pain will begin... (read more)

Somehow you will get through this, and I agree, sometimes those who wish you well just sound like a bunch of cheerleaders.  But I hope one day you awake to a brighter day and believe what they are telling you.  You are strong and brave, but it's days like the ones you are having that the strong and brave don't often talk about.  So we think they are like... (read more)

Believe it or not life does goes on.  The hardest thing is time.  Be kind to yourself.  There are so many that have been through this.  Take some time for yourself and the best thing for me was to keep busy.  Take it one day at a time. 

I'm so sorry for the pain you are going through.  I understand how you feel when people tell you "things will get better" and "you'll find someone who will treat you the way you deserve to be treated."  I too feel defeated.  I have been going through this up and down for so long. The emotional roller-coaster is so draining.  All we can do is take one day at a time, and tell ourselves every day we deserve better.  We will get there, I believe that.  I have to believe that, and you will... (read more)

Today, I feel a different place in myself.  I believe it's called courage.  Courage to be alone, courage to feel the loss, courage to believe in myself, courage to believe that I deserve to be happy, courage to believe that my life is not over, courage to believe that I can maneuver my own life without fear, courage to believe that I did not fail, courage to believe that can be loved.… (read more)