Although being a widow is something you can't understand unless you are one, Saturday Night Widows gives us a glimpse of what it means to lose your spouse. You would assume that this would be a devastatingly sad read. While there are sections that will break your heart the overall message is a positive one.I loved these women. I was rooting for them throughout their journeys. They face financial issues, heartache and archaic ideas about how a widow should act. They do so with such grace and fortitude that you'll applaud them.There's a bit of a You Go Girl! vibe to this book but it's not corny. I promise. It's a lovely read about how friendship can pull you through the very worst of times.