Three Months After my Father Died of Cancer, My Boyfriend Left me for Another Girl

My father was diagnosed with lung cancer in December 2015. The doctors did not give us much to hope for, and so a very difficult time began for me and my family. After many highs and lows, hoping, frustration and tears, almost two years after the diagnosis, my father finally gave up the fight a week before his 53rd birthday.

My ex and I had met in 2013, we quickly moved in together and had a pretty ordinary relationship I would say. He made me happy, he was my best friend and I could see…