These are the text only pages from A Story To Share.Com, true stories of heartache and love. If you have been referred here by a search engine then click at the very bottom of the page to read hundreds of true stories of heartache and love.
Dared to dream
What we had was special, no other relationship came close to ours. He was my one and only and I miss him so much I sometimes feel my heart breaking.
I was only eighteen when I met Gareth, according to my parents I didn't know true love. But I did. We saw each other for six years before he asked me to marry him. I said yes immediately. Gareth was nine years older than me, but it didn't matter. We married and two years later I became pregnant with my first child. In my third month of pregnancy something happened which turned my life around.
It was a December night, and I awoke with a start as I heard my name shouted out. Gareth was having a heart attack. I called an ambulance but they were too late. Gareth died on the way to hospital, I held his hand the whole way there.
Three weeks later I had a miscarriage and lost my baby boy. He was the best gift Gareth had given me, now they're both gone.
I think of them every night, and haven't been able to marry again. I don't want to, no one but Gareth will do.
So, if you have a wonderful husband and children please realise how blessed you are. I dreamed a dream of a happy family life and it was thrown back in my face.