en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Widow

A widow is a woman whose spouse has died and a widower is a man whose spouse has died. ... In some patriarchal societies, widows may maintain economic independence. .... Nepal a woman is often accused of causing her husband's death and is not allowed to look at another person as her gaze is considered bad luck.

www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22897211

Aug 17, 2012 ... With the increasing life span in our society, the number of widowed individuals has increased dramatically. The loss of a spouse is one of the ...

www.telegraph.co.uk/men/relationships/10-dating-tips-widows-widowers

Aug 26, 2017 ... After losing someone you love, the idea of dating again can be almost unthinkable. Some people decide to never be in a relationship again, ...

www.theguardian.com/lifeandstyle/2018/feb/24/the-hot-young-widows-club-is-out-to-change-the-way-we-grieve

Feb 24, 2018 ... You want to be the person that at your husband's funeral, people will go: 'Oh wow , ... There's Widow Feel Friday, where people share their funny ..... of the self- applied label as a challenge to the way society sees widows and, ...

www.theatlantic.com/notes/2016/04/widowed-people-are-invisible-in-this-society/480540

Apr 29, 2016 ... 'Widowed People Are Invisible in This Society'. That's the core sentiment of this reader's note. Patricia adds, “I didn't fully realize that widows ...

thesocietypages.org/specials/suddenly-single-a-widows-challenge

Jul 5, 2018 ... I conducted in-person interviews with 20 widows, ages 55-80, from different socioeconomic classes and attended a widows' support group for ...

www.meetup.com/Widow-and-Widowers-Group-For-Meetup-in-a-social-setting

Based in Glasgow, this is a group for Widows and Widowers ONLY, who want to ... chairs etc in advance - e.g., we always tell Society Rooms how many are coming. ... The club is growing and people are forging friendships, which is good and ...

www.quora.com/How-does-society-see-you-when-you-become-widow-at-a-young-age

Nov 20, 2017 ... I was widowed at 49, so not young-young, but certainly younger than many ... lose your groups of married/partnered friends because you're the odd person out.

www.nytimes.com/1987/02/11/garden/young-widowed-and-new-to-self-help.html

Feb 11, 1987 ... Many young widowed people say that friends and co-workers can't ... Given society's strictures against men expressing emotions, many ...