Silver and gold are refined by fire. My mom always says that if a person is destined for greatness, at some point they will get thrown into the fire. People destined for greatness always go through some of the most painful and difficult situations.
I’m different in many aspects, but I think we’re at a time where it’s necessary to embrace that difference.
Time does heal all, and the pain does subside, eventually. From my own personal experience, I don’t think you ever fully get over losing a parent. You kind of just learn to live with their absence.
The “will I ever be an abuela?” talk