Today I’d like to share this post written by a fellow blogger on Some Musings. I found it very thoughtfully written.
Picks up the rice in the church where a wedding has been
Lives in a dream
Waits at the window
Wearing the face that she keeps in a jar by the door
Who is it for?’
Eleanor Oliphant may be perfectly fine – but Eleanor Rigby is not. Maybe you’re not either.
It’s no fun to be lonely. It’s no fun to live by yourself and spend each evening trying to keep yourself busy in the hope that you can somehow forget how alone you really are. Sometimes though, you just can’t forget and it’s a job then to do anything at all. The weekends don’t help. Rather than being something to look forward to, they serve only to heighten the sense of isolation that you feel as the long hours drag by with you seeing nobody from the end of one working week to the beginning…
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[…] I recently started to follow this blog after reading a post that randomly came up in my Reader. It was about cricket which I like and it was very funny so I read some more. I discovered that he also writes about the NHS and other subjects, usually with humour but he recently wrote a very thoughtful post about loneliness which I reblogged. […]