• Female
  • Mansfield, MA
  • United States
Share on Facebook MySpace
  • Ask the Experts (1)
  • Discussions
  • Events
  • Grief Support Groups
  • Photos
  • Photo Albums

Susan's Page

Profile Information

Susan's Blog

Sleeping, Reliving the Last Hours, and Dreaming.

Posted on January 2, 2010 at 2:39pm 1 Comment

My Mom died on Valentine's Day '09 and for about a month now, I'm reliving the last hours of her life, especially before I fall asleep. It seems that I even go into very vivid dreams of her when I am asleep. I've been advised that I should think of Mom as she was as her vibrant self and our happy moments on earth instead. But they too make me cry because I miss her so much. My Mom was in so much pain (even though she had her medicine) that you couldn't touch her even to the point of changing… Continue

Comment Wall (1 comment)

You need to be a member of LegacyConnect to add comments!

Join LegacyConnect

At 9:32pm on December 30, 2009, Jackie said…
Thank you. It's funny that you say to do Word Searches because that is exactly what I was thinking of doing! I know my mom was sufferring so much at the end and it is making it a little easier to handle knowing she is no longer in pain. Since your mom died of the same cancer, I am sure you understand what I mean. I will never forget the last 5 minutes and how she was struggling to breathe, and telling her it was ok to go and I meant it. I keep reminding myself of that and how she is at peace. It's still so hard to believe, though, that I will never get to see her again. Since you are almost 11 months in to your grieving process, my guess is that you still miss her every day. I think I've already figured that will never get easier, I will always miss her, and my job is really to figure out how to help my dad, my son, and myself find a new way to live and be happy without her physical presence....

Latest Conversations

Wonda Hurt is now a member of LegacyConnect
Jan 20
Shelva linen is now a member of LegacyConnect
Jan 18
Charles E. Nelson commented on Steve Cain's group Bereaved Spouses
Jan 17
Marsha H commented on Steve Cain's group Bereaved Spouses
Jan 15

Community Guidelines

Please be respectful of others. For more information, read our Community Guidelines.

Follow Legacy

© 2023   Created by   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service