I do not think it possible to "live a happy life" once one loses a child or children. I think one can feel happy, however it is always veiled in the sorrow of burying your child. Glimpses of happiness are the best I get.~~Bethany's Mom, Suzanne V. Morgan
Quote on bipolar: And sometimes it hits me out of nowhere, all of a sudden, this overwhelming sadness rushed over me. And Iget discouraged.Upset and feel hopeless, sad and hurt. And once again, I feel num to the world. www.HealthyPlace.com
Traumatized people lose faith that good things can happen and people can be kind and trustworthy. They feel hopeless, often believing that the future will be as bad as the past, or that they will not live long enough to experience a good future.