I knew Edith and admired her, both for her courage and for the very successful writing career she forged. Something else that has changed is the number of older Americans who choose to live alone. We women in Bello Lonely agreed this was the best choice, but his departure left a tremendous void. Periodically, I invite other women over for lunch or dinner. Are you finding living alone a fulfilling and positive experience or women in Bello Lonely little lonely and depressing? She cuddles with me when I read or watch movies. Following that amazing trip, we forged a relationship that included two houses, six children, and at least one wonderful vacation a year. I have more friends now than I did when I lived in a self-contained relationship, and with them I have experienced many new activities: Life on your own can be daunting.