~ Rumi Be still, sad heart! Sympathy Notes and Words of Consolation Many people send sympathy cards when someone dies. She always had a way of making me smile with her humor and also gave me the strength to never give up no matter what. This is a great gift, a great skill. Just a memory away ~ Rita S. In fact, it is always in proportion. I lost my nana grandmother a little over five months ago and I have no clue how to deal with the loss. Whatever we were to each other, that we are still.
Missing you is the heartache that never goes away. Mary Hall, American attorney, 1843-1927 If I should die and leave you here a while, be not like others sore undone, who keep long vigil by the silent dust. ~ Longfellow When someone dies, you don't get over your grief by forgetting, you get through your grief by remembering. Some days I just don't see any reason for living on. ~ Emily Dickinson It is the denial of death that is partially responsible for people living empty, purposeless lives; for when you live as if you'll live forever, it becomes too easy to postpone the things that you must do. ~ God's Garden, Author unknown To the world you may be one person, but to one person you may be the world. After you, who dould I love? Funeral Death Poem by Henry Scott Holland ~ 1847-1918 Canon of St.
The bigger the tree, the bigger will be its roots. Life means all that it ever meant. Each day they wake seeking his voice, their names. Be grateful that it happens in that order. ~ Judy Tatelbaum, My suffering was going to be a drop in the bucket compared to all the human suffering experienced by people throughout human history, but still, it was going to be a suffering nevertheless.
She is the sound of the rain that lulls you to sleep,. Please email Sheri at theprayerregistry gmail. A voice we loved is stilled A place is vacant in our home That never can be filled ~ Epitaph from a grave marker How short is life, how sure is death Our days alas how few, Our mortal life is but a breath Tis like the morning dew. I know that my Nanny is with me and your grandmother is by your side wanting the very best for you! We cannot release or discover or heal by the use of our minds alone. I do it every day. ~ Emily Dickinson Skate to where the puck is going to be, not where it has been. In the end, life is stronger than death.
~ Joe Biden Most people think life sucks, and then you die. People are well meaning but just do know how to reach out and offer help. Stop the rain, shade all the sun, put out the stars one by one. The voice, smell, textures and warmth, the gestures we know intimately, all of these are replaced with their opposites in death. ~ The Clock of Life, possibly attributed to Robert H Smith It is not our circumstances that define us, it is our response to circumstances. Perfect relief is not possible, except with time.
I hope after reading this hub you were able to let it out. I am going through a deep loss right now, and don't know right now how I will move forward. Wolfelt, Understanding Grief On the positive side, the acute grief of withdrawal motivated us to dig deeper, reach all the way down to our untapped resources. Moore A clay pot sitting in the sun will always be a clay pot. She is one of the strongest women Ive ever met. Sleep, mournful heart, and let the past be past: Sleep, happy soul, all life will sleep at last. It activates our self-healing powers.
~ Coleridge Pain is the difference between what is and what I want it to be. It got me thinking about his wife and children and how difficult it must be for them to deal with his death given the way in which he departed from this world. They speak more eloquently than ten thousand tongues. Now that it's been a month since her death and it just hit me hard, my little guy is going to grow up not being able to see her. ~ Tim Reider Emotionally, grief is a mixture of raw feelings such as sorrow, anguish, anger, regret, longing, fear, and deprivation.
So, when all that's left of me is love, give me away as best you can. ~ Robert Brault The doors we open and close each day decide the lives we live. She was an amazing person. It, groaning thing, Turned black and sank. Harburg The love we give away is the only love we keep.