The Kübler-Ross model, or the five stages of grief, postulates a series of emotions experienced by terminally ill patients prior to death, wherein the five stages are denial, anger, bargaining, depression and acceptance.
My grief isn’t very far along the spectrum yet.
I’d call it through step one, and solidly into step two … long ways to go.
I don’t have bipolar, it can’t possibly be true.
Why me? Is this punishment? I can’t believe that I’ve got to go through this at this stage of my life.