Florence Isaacs's Blog – August 2012 Archive (1)

The Widow Social Niche

Q. My social life has changed noticeably since my husband died a year ago. I’m almost never invited to a dinner party anymore unless it’s family-oriented. Is it just me, or does this happen to other widows, too?



Actually, your experience is very common. It’s a myth in our society that friendships always stay the same – or last forever – or should. In fact, our friendships ebb and flow (and sometimes disappear) as we change, others change, or the situation…

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Added by Florence Isaacs on August 7, 2012 at 3:30pm — 3 Comments

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