How long and dating after death
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About a year after Mort’s death, Mary felt ready to start taking baby steps to move on and meet new people.
This article was co-authored by Paul Chernyak, LPC.
Paul Chernyak is a Licensed Professional Counselor in Chicago.
“Mort had been a hunter and had promised to teach me how to shoot,“ she says, “but we never got around to it.” When a shooting range opened near her home, Mary decided to learn what she had missed with husband.
“I met so many wonderful people at target practice,“ she says, “and I even started entering competitions around the country with many of the people I met locally.”Now, four years after losing her husband, Mary’s confidence and sense of empowerment has grown, as has her social life.