My dad is gone - Mothering Forums

Forum Jump: 
Thread Tools
Old 07-20-2013, 07:04 PM - Thread Starter
homeschoolingmama's Avatar
Join Date: Jun 2007
Location: Canada
Posts: 945
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 4 Post(s)

I am not sure how to do this.  I keep saying things like, Oh I will just call dad.  And then it hits me.  He passed away at home with my mom, me and my brother around him.  I am struggling with what he went through the few days before.  Taking care of him.  I don't know what to do with myself.  He is my dad.  

homeschoolingmama is online now  
Sponsored Links
Old 07-20-2013, 10:24 PM
Viola's Avatar
Join Date: Feb 2002
Location: Nevada
Posts: 22,549
Mentioned: 4 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 10 Post(s)

I'm so sorry. hug2.gif

Viola is offline  
Old 07-20-2013, 11:08 PM
dalia's Avatar
Join Date: Sep 2007
Posts: 1,969
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 1 Post(s)
I'm so sorry. I don't know what your beliefs are but when my dad died, I still talked to him in my head to say some more things I wanted to say. It sounds kind of crazy but I think he heard me. <3 Maybe if you need to, you can talk to your dad as well. Maybe he will hear you. Just a thought. <3

Wife to one amazing husband superhero.gif, SAHM to DS bouncy.gif 10/09, DS babyboy.gif 10/19,  one furbaby dog2.gif, and lots of chicken3.gif!


dalia is offline  
Old 11-11-2013, 10:23 PM
forestmushroom's Avatar
Join Date: Sep 2011
Location: Pacific Northwest
Posts: 1,167
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)

I lost my dad a little over a year ago and it is terribly hard. I go up and down in grief. Some days are harder then others. I believe that he can hear me and is in heaven now. but that is a really hard belief to maintain, sometimes. it helps, but it still hurts.

Forest  treehugger.gifMushroom whale.gif

forestmushroom is offline  
Old 11-12-2013, 08:20 AM
keakiepie's Avatar
Join Date: Nov 2013
Location: Near the land of cream cheese
Posts: 146
Mentioned: 4 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)

I'm so sorry for your loss. :Hug

Happy mama to our sweet pea  (08/25/13), loving wife to my brilliant gentleman  (09/10/11)
Breastfeeding, babywearing, and promoting natural health one day at a time!

*Cautiously expecting number TWO May 30, 2014*

keakiepie is offline  

Grief And Loss
User Tag List

Thread Tools

Forum Jump: 

Posting Rules  
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are Off