On a tombstone: "It isn't the date on either end that counts, but how they used their dash. For that dash between the dates represents all the time they spent alive on earth, and now only those who loved them know what that little line is worth.
Letting go isn't blocking memories or thinking sad thoughts and doesn't leave emptiness, hurt or sadness. Letting go isn't about loss and it's not defeat. To let go is to cherish memories, and overcome and move on.