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Lack of family during the holiday season

How does one cope with being alone during the holidays. My parents live in Florida. Close relatives are either dead or living several states away. The dream of having a family of my own is dead (S.O. doesn't want kids). It's so exhausting trying to meet strangers and trying to assemble a "family" out of them. See More
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