I cannot even bring myself to delete anything just yet. Doing that feels like I will be deleting part of myself; my history — our history. As painful as it is, I don’t want to do that
J: You just wrote what I am feeling but am still too raw to put into form.
Heather Nann
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Butting in… my suggestion is to archive the pictures and emails. Some day you will suddenly think, “Hey, this would have been our n anniversary!” And you smile rather than cry as you remember some of the good parts. Photographs are the signposts that lead us back to our memories, so keep them buried — but remember where you buried them.

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