It hurts as much as you loved... but for how long?!?!
I've seen and had many conversations about grief with people, and often come across the misnomer that "it gets easier". Most of us who have experienced some sort of traumatic loss can say with certainty that it doesn't necessarily get 'easier'... Easier implies a hope towards "ease", but in actuality, it gets different. It becomes a part of us, and we learn to live with grief as a part of who we are now, but when it comes, it hurts as much as it ever did. A number of people h