I Can't Go to Funerals

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    I Cry Too Much

    I can't go to wakes either... Once I see the dead body I bawl my eyes out. I don't know why. Tears just spring up out of nowhere.
    stripesANDsunshine stripesANDsunshine
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Jul 10, 2008

    All I Can Manage

    I know...funerals are supposed to be about "closure".  A chance to pay respects to loved ones who have passed, and to show sympathy to those who were closest to the decedent.  And for some people, that is undoubtedly what happens.  For me, however, it is only a chance to be...
    lonesurvivor lonesurvivor
    56-60, F
    5 Responses Aug 31, 2011

    I Cry Too Much

    I can't go to wakes either... Once I see the dead body I bawl my eyes out. I don't know why. Tears just spring up out of nowhere. One of my friends great-grandmothers died and my mom and her mom are close too, so they asked us to come for some reason. We got to the funeral home...
    stripesANDsunshine stripesANDsunshine
    18-21, F
    Jul 10, 2008

    Once Is Too Many

    ive been to around 15 funerals over the years ive lost alot of friends relatives 2 of my own children so ive decided im not going to another one im not even going to my own funeral your going to have to drag me kicking,screaming and cussing besides the coffins are too small and...
    seadragon59 seadragon59
    51-55, M
    1 Response Sep 1, 2011

    I Cry Too Much

    I can't go to wakes either... Once I see the dead body I bawl my eyes out. I don't know why. Tears just spring up out of nowhere. Once, I had to go to my best friend's great-grandmother's funeral. I didn't know her at all, never met her in my life. I was in the lobby of the...
    stripesANDsunshine stripesANDsunshine
    18-21, F
    1 Response Jul 10, 2008

    Unless I Have To

    the incense makes me vomit so unless its a family member and i know they have a one way ticket to hell oh boy will that be some reunion 
    wotaloser wotaloser
    36-40, M
    Dec 16, 2011
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