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Old 01-03-2012, 10:01 PM
Diane1976 Diane1976 is offline
 
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Default Re: Means and Ends (Joshua Cohen & Glenn Loury)

Glenn and Joshua,

Thank you both so much for sharing these very personal and difficult experiences.

Glenn, my husband died a few years ago and my heart goes out to you. The beautiful memories of the time you spent with your wife, who must have been such a fine woman, seem very precious. I found your story about those very moving. I think they will help you through the difficult time ahead. And you have your children. I suppose one thing to remember is that each person experiences grief differently, even close family members.

Joshua, I wish you the best for a good recovery. I don't know if this is now an old fashioned belief, but I always feel that men find it harder to talk about such things as grief and illness, than women do, and, for that reason, I was especially touched by your conversation.
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