Originally Posted by buglover;3291096;
Exactly. I just told this to a friend that is getting divorced. She's lost both her parents years ago and I said: "you got through that and you'll get through this. You've proved you can". She agreed. I will say that the boost to my self confidence has been tremendous when I realized that I did indeed make it through losing my parents and grandmother in 18 months. I don't mean to sound callous, but I do think that when I realized I had survived that and could probably survive almost anything, I do think it helped my self confidence.