Grieving When You Don’t Know How

My mind has become a little unpredictable.

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Photo by Karim MANJRA via Unsplash

We planned to make lunch like that a regular thing. That would never happen. Four days later, she’d suffer a brain aneurysm that led to complications that took Rhonda from us forever.

“Pardon my wife. We buried her friend today,” I remember him explaining to a small group of ladies on the other side of the patio.

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She loved these. Photo by Aliona Gumeniuk via Unsplash

I grief shopped online and in a few days my brand new Lionel Richie welcome mat will arrive. She’d have loved the stupid thing. I have no idea why it gave me comfort, but it did.

Flaming pinball, nerd, music lover, wine snob, horrible violin player. No, I won’t stop taking pictures of my drinks. vanessaltorre@gmail.com IG: vanessaltorre

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