Dating after losing a spouse
If you have family and friends who are doing this, they need to be told privately, but in a loving manner, that this behavior is not acceptable.
If you wouldn't let family or friends treat your spouse that way, why would you tolerate that behavior toward someone else—especially when your date could become your future spouse? If you can't do that, then you have no business dating again.
Some people take years, others weeks, and then there are those who choose never to date again.As you date, feelings of guilt should subside over time—especially when you find that special someone.If the guilt's not subsiding, you might not be ready to date again.For those who have lost a spouse and are looking to date again, here are ten tips to help you successfully navigate the dating waters.
There's no specific time period one should wait before dating again.
I'm including this section of the book specifically for any widowers who might be reading it.