I Can't Get Over the Death of My Dad

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    My Daddy's Gone To Heaven ♥

    My dad passed away on August 12,2011. He was a Vietnam vet and a highly functioning alcoholic. He worked for the same company for over 45 years, and on the eve of his retirement,3-6-2011, he partied a little to hard and fell down. Life was never the same after that. He underwent...
    pumkin420 pumkin420
    31-35, F
    1 Response Jul 3, 2012

    I Miss Him.

    My dad died almost two years ago and I can't seem to get past it. I know I will probably never get over it, but when does the sadness end? I don't live close to my mom and wasn't there for a lot of his sickness and have guilt about that. I should have been there, to help my...
    Milhouse1 Milhouse1
    36-40, F
    1 Response Aug 29, 2012

    Living With Guilt.

    I lost my dad to lung cancer caused by asbestos on the 18th of February 2011. It was the saddest day of my life cause me and my siblings had to watch him die, and there was nothing we could do. The doctors said there was nothing more they  could do for my dad. I loved my dad so...
    oubassi oubassi
    31-35, F
    1 Response Jul 27, 2011

    I Can't Get Over My Dads Death. How Do I Move On?

    My Dad passed away August 26th 2011. The whole family knew it was coming for 6 months. I thought I was prepared and thought I could get passed it. It's been a little over three months and it is worse than better. I cry all the time and life is so sad. After the first month had...
    jmiller6 jmiller6
    41-45
    3 Responses Dec 2, 2011

    My Daddy. My Rock. My Only Solid Place.

    My daddy died on August 19th 2013, the day before my 40th birthday. He fought a six month battle with liver cancer. We thought he had it beat, and then at a routine check, we found out it came back with a vengeance. We only had weeks left. I thought we did everything right. We...
    JennyTinsley JennyTinsley
    41-45, F
    1 Response Oct 23, 2013

    It'S Been A Tough Week

    As silly as it may sound, this has been a rough week for me. I lost my father on December 20, 2012, and I miss him terribly. This week is the NCAA Basketball tournament, and we were both HUGE fans. We would talk several times a GAME when there was a close contest. I can...
    buckeyesue buckeyesue
    56-60
    Apr 1, 2013

    I Am Still Sad...

    My Dad passed away on July 11, 2007 and I still cannot get over it.  I had worked so hard to try to keep him alive.  Losing him was my worst nightmare and it happened...  in a horrific way.  I have so many regrets about what I didn't do, didn't say. ...
    Livinitright Livinitright
    46-50, F
    9 Responses May 24, 2009

    My dad died last March 7,

    2014 due to complications on his kidney.diabetes and hypertension that lead to septicemia.Every day I cry for him, missing him so much and it is like a torture for me because I remember everything all his sufferings when he was hospitalized for more than a month.Sometimes I...
    pinkeden pinkeden
    26-30, F
    Jun 15, 2014

    Can't Understand Why...

    my dad died last july and I cant get over it. we weren't close and I hadn't seen him since I was four. our last conversation was with me shouting at him telling him how rubbish a father he was etc. I made him cry but I didn't care. ..he was never there! he never even knew he was...
    pascalsdaughter pascalsdaughter
    18-21
    1 Response Jan 1, 2013

    How Do You Move Past The Grief?

    I had a great childhood & teen life because I had such great parents - how blessed I feel.  My father was a heavy smoker his whole life, and in my early 30's he was diagnosed with stage 4 esophageal cancer.  Within 6 months he had gone through aggressive treatment, surgery and...
    mamasoph mamasoph
    41-45
    1 Response Nov 17, 2011
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