Wedding Anniversary

When a spouse has been lost, wedding anniversaries are particularly difficult days perhaps partially because they are less known and thought about by family and friends. Often support wains on these days. How can you best remember your spouse on this special day without becoming consumed by grief?

What Love Leaves
Death leaves a heartache no one can heal, love leaves a memory no one can steal.
From an Irish Tomb stone.

Endings are not our Destiny
In His plan there are no endings, only everlasting beginnings
Dieter F Utchdorf

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