Originally Posted by DFWPolyGuy
Well, I guess alcohol is always an option...
I highly advise against alcohol, though I do suspect BG was mostly joking. It will amplify your emotions, not calm them down.
Stay busy is the best solution, preferably something very active so you'll be tired at the end of the day.
It can't be easy. I pointed my wife over here as we'll be testing the waters so to speak in a few weeks and then doing a weekend later this year.