Grieving and Healing: A Life Too Short

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A grieving grandmother faces the emotional and spiritual pain that can come only from losing someone whose earthly stay was all-too-brief:

"The cause of his death was listed as viral encephalitis. I've written of Isaiah before but never in depth, I wouldn't let myself go there. I wouldn't allow myself to remember, to feel, to experience the intense feelings that surrounded those months and the tiny child whose destiny was the grave."

 

Boy Headstone

 

Image credit: Photos by Mavis via Flickr, Creative Commons.

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