Indeed a sad story. It would appear to me, as human beings we grieve as part of a healing process when we experience a traumatic event in our life. I do not believe any of us can escape it.
In Living a Life of Sobriety, I too experience a change in other people’s feelings towards me. Yet, one day visiting the Sunrise, my consciousness arose and;
Ask myself, when do I stop throwing the lifeline out for people to pull me in, and begin to learn to swim again? Last time I checked, I was the only person in the Mirror. Personal Responsibility! Enjoy! William