Death is never an easy subject to talk about.
Over the past few weeks the world has seen, felt and experienced loss in an unimaginable way.
In the past few weeks two people known to me, have taken their own lives.
A devastating loss.
Neither were friends of mine but people I said hello to when passing in the street and our commonality was the same high school, growing up in the same town and we are all parents.
Both, were younger than me.
I can’t imagine what they were going through the minutes before they made the decision to follow through.
I can’t imagine what their families are going through right now and especially their children.
My father tried several times to take his life and just knowing that, breaks a little more of my heart each time I allow myself to think about it.
An indescribable pain.
My hope is that wherever they are now, they have found the peace that they so desperately wanted here in this life and for whatever reasons only known to them, were unable to find it.
If you or anybody that you know, are struggling with difficult feelings then please let someone know. Reach out to friends, family or call the free helplines that are available.
My thoughts and prayers are with both of the families.
I am so sorry for your loss.
I wish it was a different story.
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