I lost my older brother in June 2004 to sleep apnea and my Daddy just a few months ago on August 9th to congestive heart failure.I will not lie when I say that the grief I am feeling for my Dad is alot more significant than I ever felt for my brother.People tell me it's because he was my Dad and he helped shape who I am and my brother was just my brother.I am really dreading the holidays w/o my Dad here.Has anyone else lost a parent recently and this is your first holiday season without them?I cry at the drop of a hat now and I miss him alot. View Thread
I had a really good cry last night.It seems to hit the hardest when I am alone.I cried for 4 hours straight last night and it was getting to the point where I was making myself sick.I am going to try my best to get thru the holidays but it will not be easy.I am lucky that I have a loving,supportive husband and family to help me thru it.View Thread
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