Some might choose a gathering of close family and friends, a big party, or perhaps a quiet goodbye. My retirement came as a shock to my family and me. As some of you may know, I was diagnosed with osteosarcoma, a type of bone cancer, in March of
You had always been a casual friend to me. More like an aquintance.
I enjoyed you when you were around,but didn't miss you when you were not. For many reasons,I began to rely on you more. You became a good friend,a friend that was there to console me,to feel good about life and myself.
You never doubted me,but it came to the point where I as doubting myself. The people closest to me were seeing a difference. There were a lot of questions and on my part a lot of lies. I was becoming someone they didn't like.
Someone I didn't like. My relationships were crumbling around me. My family was always on guard. I have so much good in my life but I chose you over everything that is good. I have had so much shame and guilt.
How could I do this?
This is not me,how did I get to this place? I let you in when I was most vulnerable and you took advantage. I am angry at this! I will not feel the shame and guilt anymore. I can't if I want to move forward,and I DO.
Ive learned so much about myself and how I let you influence me. I have dug deep and am so proud of myself. My family sees it! I see it too! I am learning the tools to cope.
I am making my own rules. I am in charge of my future. Me and only Me. There will be times when you try to creep back in but I will dig deep and always remember what brought me to this place.
You will Not bring me down again. I have no more secrets and I have great supports. Supports I didn't know I had. Thats a beautiful thing!! So addiction,I say good bye. I have a lot to live for and you are not part of it. So excited about my future,No more lies. Peg I wrote this letter a couple of weeks into my recovery.
That was 2 years ago! Ive been a non drinker since December 18,You can even write a letter if you think that a small farewell note is not enough to express yourself.
Read this post and reflect on your own friendship. You might be sad that your friend is going away but this is the time to look back at all the beautiful memories, rather than grieve about the inevitable. Goodbye letter to a friend, especially childhood friend is written after spending a good time with him/her recently and hoping to meet again soon whenever possible.
This letter also expresses a friend’s hope that they will stay in touch and remain good . Before writing the “good” goodbye letter, Michelle also wrote him a very angry, blunt letter and burned it along with some Sage to get rid of her negative energy.
And there’s your first tip on how to write a goodbye letter: don’t send your first draft. Before we proceed to the next tip on how to write a goodbye letter to someone you.
There are many ways to celebrate a retirement and to say goodbye. Some might choose a gathering of close family and friends, a big party, or perhaps a quiet goodbye. I’ve decided to say goodbye to you—my loyal viewers, readers, and customers—with a personal note.
My retirement came as a shock. Letters of Note is an attempt to gather and sort fascinating letters, postcards, telegrams, faxes, and memos. Scans/photos where possible. Fakes will be sneered at. When you are going away from your friend, it’s good to write a goodbye letter to him/her.
The letter will not only say farewell but will also give a special feeling when he/she will know how important he/she is for you.