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Our father seemed to grieve a few weeks and then he started "doing things" with some of the women. My husband and brother both say to leave him alone and not say anything but I'm having a hard time now with my father and them.Is this just a man thing or am I just way off base?Also, if the person was terminally ill and that illness took a long time to run it’s course, the widowed person may have done a lot of grieving prior to the actual occurrence of death and might be ready to date earlier than ‘the experts’ predict.For me, it was 18 months before I considered dating again.Seeing a mother or father enthusiastic, excited and full of life again is heartwarming.Yet, other adult children are less than pleased with their parent’s association with a new person.

On the other hand, a person who was not happy in the previous relationship tends to date and look for love more quickly. These widower and widows often think, “I want to know what love is before I die.” If you are widowed, however, your best strategy is to do what feels comfortable. Life is most definitely short, and most spouses or partners want the surviving person to be happy.Adults in their 20s and 30s will often see a parent start dating just as they themselves are settling ... They may see it as a sign that the parent is recovered from the trauma of divorce or death of a spouse. You're also older, · Navigating the dating scene when you're young, and widowed. It's not that the grief is less for older widows and widowers, ... The single parent’s entering the dating scene pleases some adult children.Why would adult children not be receptive to their parent’s search for a new mate?What could motivate them to resist, hinder or sometimes even obstruct the seeming happiness of their parent?And don’t forget that wildcard pair of luck and timing.