Well said. and I agree with the previous posters. It is an unbearably heavy
load. It's been 21 years since my son died by his own hand. After that,
every sorrow in another child filled my heart with terror.. calming into
uneasiness as years went by. I believe that through the Atonement of
Jesus Christ all mankind may be saved - and healed, of even this, the deepest of
No matter what age the child, the loss to a parent is overwhelming! No matter
how death comes, the wound to the parent is devastating! All we can do is
stumble on, devoting the rest of our lives to give meaning to the loss and to
helping others who are also suffering.
I read your article. I was struggling with some issues. It helped me. Thanks!