I Experienced My Grandma Dying

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    A Tumult Of Emotions

    She hasn't died yet, at least not physically but her spirit is broken. She had to raise all 9 of her brothers and sisters, help care for her sick mom throughout her childhood, then married an abusive man til he died then was thrust out into the working world to provide for her...
    EnchantingMinx EnchantingMinx
    22-25, F
    1 Response Oct 10, 2013

    Were as close as it gets.

    I haven't completely experienced, but I am experiencing right now at this moment. I think she cries all the time & is sad all day because she knows she's near the end. She could have a stroke at anytime. She raised me into the 16 year old I am today. She's a wonderful, strong...
    kelaaax3 kelaaax3
    18-21, F
    Jul 22, 2014

    Feb 13, 2004

    it was a friday.   yes friday the 13th.  just the night before my uncle had told me she may not make it through the night.  that was when the regret TRULY set in.  i had been selfish and not talked to her for a few yrs.  the night she passed i was...
    TOTALEXPOSURE TOTALEXPOSURE
    22-25, F
    6 Responses Nov 3, 2010

    My grandma was just diagnosed with Stage 4

    cancer...it has her spread pretty much throughout her entire body. The doctors say that she does not have much time left' months rather than years. She is only 73 years old...my grandma on my fathers side has been sick for years, dialysis for months. And she has stayed strong...
    geminiigypsy geminiigypsy
    18-21
    1 Response Jul 4, 2015

    This story is crazy but true.

    I was dreaming the other night that I was having a stroke and dying and my grandma had a stroke and died and I didn't even know about her passing until the next day. It felt so real like I was dying and it goes to show how fond the heart is of your own blood. I feel like I...
    iluvsublime iluvsublime
    26-30, F
    May 8, 2015
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