You’re too sensitive. You’re jumping to conclusions. You can’t take a joke. You blow everything out of proportion. You’re making a big deal out of nothing. You don’t have a sense of humor. You see everything in the worst possible light. You take things too seriously. You feel too much.
Recovering from a devastating break up is similar to a community recovering from a natural disaster. You do a lot of looking back and analyzing—trying to understand how you missed the signs and how you allowed yourself to be so unprepared for the imminent destruction that was headed your way.
The day I died was the most devastating day my wife has ever experienced. The pain of my loss took her on a journey that tore her apart and left her gasping for air. Like the mythical phoenix, she emerged a stronger version of herself. She is now more beautiful,