"They have mine and Jill's full and complete support, and we are happy for them."When you consider the unthinkable grief the Biden family has gone through, it doesn't seem strange that Hunter and Hallie would have a strong relationship.In fact, it's not uncommon for the sibling of a deceased family member to end up with their loved one's widow — according to therapists, it kind of makes sense."When you go through a traumatic experience or a highly emotional experience, that can be a bonding experience," says Kristen Zeising, Psy D, a couples and sex therapist in San Diego.
A widowed partner who comes from a mutually satisfying relationship tends to take longer to find love.
That person knows what it takes to sustain fulfillment and growth.
We've been so lucky to have family and friends who have supported us every step of the way," he said in the statement.
The former vice president, who is now splitting his time between institutes at the University of Pennsylvania and the University of Delaware, said that he and his wife are "lucky that Hunter and Hallie found each other as they were putting their lives together again after such sadness.""No one should ever seek the presidency unless they're able to devote their whole heart and soul and passion into just doing that," Biden told ABC News last year.
Other WAY members feel ready to move on quite quickly – and are open to the possibility of finding love and a new partner. And only you will know when or if you feel ready to move on. Dating after you've been widowed can be fraught with perils, particularly in the early months of bereavement, when you may still be feeling very emotionally raw.
You may not have been out on a first date for many years.“No one should ever seek the presidency unless they’re able to devote their whole heart and soul and passion into just doing that,” Biden told ABC News last year. he's supportive of the relationship: "We are all lucky that Hunter and Hallie found each other as they were putting their lives together again after such sadness," he said.When you've lost the person you loved, the idea of dating again can seem almost unthinkable.Some WAY members make the conscious decision that they will never date anyone else again, because they feel that nobody could ever live up to the partner they have lost."I also imagine Beau's children had that degree of familiarity where Hunter was able to step in and fill a role that was such a huge void," she says.