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He can also explain to his children that his dating does not mean forgetting their mother.
The father needs to be clear with his grieving children that the mother’s memory will always be honored and she is not being “erased.” In Marianne’s case -we don’t know how long the mother has been deceased.
Perhaps, it simply means that they have had enough change right now and aren’t ‘ready’ for more.
Perhaps there are other issues here that are being defined as “ready”-sometimes adult children worry about their parent’s finances/ their inheritance or are threatened that the new person will ”take away” the surviving parent’s affection and attention, especially if the new partner has children of her own.
Babs wrote: I’m dating a man who has two children 17 and 23.