Story archives - tag: "mourning"

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The same night my brother died, a church burned down across the city and my sister-in-law disappeared without a word.

tags: death mourning brother sister-in-law [add]

2008-09-10 18:07:41 / Rating: 672.5 /

Mark

Over two months later and I still can't bring myself to delete his name from my phone

tags: friend death mourning denial car wreck Tyler Varnado [add]

2008-04-08 17:04:35 / Rating: 848.5 /

Aeryn Lee

I told my boss that when my dog died I would need a week of for a death in the family.

tags: dog death mourning [add]

2008-03-05 12:35:33 / Rating: 615.5 /

Widower

My wife died eight days before her 35th birthday which would have been ten days ago.

tags: mourning death wife [add]

2007-12-31 11:57:49 / Rating: 609.5 /

Harrison's Dad

During the 90 minutes he was in our arms, his mother and I loved him a lifetime.

tags: premature infant loss death mourning love [add]

2007-11-26 12:35:50 / Rating: 1092.25 /

Mourning

Knowing that my miscarriage brought him relief is something I'm not sure I'll ever forget.

tags: miscarriage mourning relationship pain loss [add]

2007-06-22 10:48:05 / Rating: 3195.75 /

mandrill

I stood under the stars as a man, and sang a requiem for the boy I had been.

tags: man stars requiem mourning life [add]

2007-02-20 15:23:21 / Rating: 668.25 /

SirOJ

After experiencing the situation myself I suddenly realised you can spot if any person's parents are dead by the natural sadness on their face.

tags: parents death mourning [add]

2006-09-11 16:11:52 / Rating: 699.75 /