I felt paralyzed when my mother uttered the words, “He died today.”
When your loved one is killed, you are automatically inducted into a club you never asked to join. And you forever feel different.
If you were still alive, then you would have been so happy. You would have loved to taste the cake and hear the music and watch the first dance. You would have loved every second of it.
Honoring lost loved ones by carrying their words, actions, and values into the world is the most powerful way to celebrate them, to keep them in your heart forever.
“Walking Ghost Syndrome happens when you’re exposed to a certain amount of radiation. The radiation kills your bone marrow but not much else. You get sick for a few days due to sepsis from all the dead bone marrow, then seem to get better, but your life now has a quite literal deadline; with no bone marrow, your red blood cells and immune system aren’t getting replenished so once you run out, that’s it.”
Sagittarius: Her self-awareness is what makes Max Cartwright the goofiest and most charming “final girl”, but what makes her interesting is that her love interest isn’t really a boy – it’s her mom.
You are so much stronger than you realize.
You deserve to be talked about. You deserve to be bragged about. Your memory deserves to be kept alive.
It no longer is the simple fact that he is gone, but rather it becomes just how much he has missed.
Death sucks. It hurts and it rips and it scars you. Right now, I know it seems as if there are no words that can fix this.