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I Miss My Mother and Brother-died of Cancer

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    I'm Not Coping Well Either.

    I joined this just to tell the girl that posted before me how very sorry I am. I think I can understand some of what she is going through and I wanted to extend my deepest sympathies. There isn't much to say besides what happened to your family is truly, truly awful and I'm so...
    freddolina freddolina 22-25, F 2 Responses May 6, 2010

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    My Mom And Brother Passed Within 3 Months Of Each Other. How To Cope...

    Hi, I am 19 and just lost 2 of the most important people in my life. My mom was diagnosed with cancer 2 years ago, stage 4. We knew it was going to be rough. One year into her treatments not going too well with lots of change of meds and chemo because the cancer kept coming...
    lilinarie90 lilinarie90 18-21, F 6 Responses Apr 25, 2010

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    Life Will Never Be the Same

    my brother Lanny lee was 48 in 2008 and died of bone and lung cancer on december 13th-my mother loved him more then anyone and also at the same time had cancer and we didn't know it yet-only that she was week and sick too.  He asked me to take care of her and I did the best...
    sibyll sibyll 51-55, F 19 Responses Mar 26, 2009

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    I'm Not Coping Well Either.

    I joined this just to tell the girl that posted before me how very sorry I am. I think I can understand some of what she is going through and I wanted to extend my deepest sympathies. There isn't much to say besides what happened to your family is truly, truly awful and I'm so...
    freddolina freddolina 22-25, F May 6, 2010

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    I Question My Faith

    I lost my brother to cancer January 26th 2011. He was 56 and was only given a matter of months to live. People say it was a good thing we had time to say goodbye. Now that he is gone the pain is incredibly unbearable. I believe in a bigger picture and have a spiritual belief...
    sadgygal sadgygal 51-55 1 Response Apr 2, 2011

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    MY Mother

    MY MOTHER DIED OF CANCER 4 YEARS AGO. I RECEIVED A PHONE CALL FROM MY BROTHER TELLING ME MY MOTHER HAD COLLAPSED AND WAS IN HOSPITAL. I LIVED ABOUT 300 MILES AWAY BUT TOOK A PLANE SO I COULD BE WITH HER. 2 DAYS BEFORE SHE DIED SHE WOKE UP AND GRABBED MY HAND AND BEGGED ME TO KILL...
    everton13 everton13 46-50, F 14 Responses May 14, 2009

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    Missing My Brother And My Dad

     I lost my one and only dear brother to lung cancer 6 years ago and he was a doctor and a non smoker  and non alcoholic..We were very suprised when he collapsed during my dad's alms giving in 2004. He thought he was having bronchitis but the biopsy came otherwise. We couldn't...
    leogal leogal 18-21 1 Response Mar 1, 2011

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    My grandma passed away last mothers day from lung cancer. RIP. Im getting a tattoo about her.
    Ang012685 Ang012685 26-30, F 1 Response May 9

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    My cousin Megan was the coolest person on Earth. She was older than me but she was my best friend. I would visit Missouri every summer when I was younger and that's where she lived...
    Majesticscribbler Majesticscribbler 16-17, F 4 days ago

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    Today would've been my friends 15th birthday. I never thought that December 29th would've been the last time I'd ever talk to her again, I remember I would text her all the time...
    Bflyboo14 Bflyboo14 13-15, F 4 Responses May 8

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    My mom died in August and I miss her so much.She was my best friend now I feel so lonely.Each day is such a struggle for me but I know I will get through this somehow.
    velvetred57 velvetred57 22-25, F 3 Responses 1 day ago

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    I remember this guy who was my bestie, he died in a car crash, I never told him that I love him, so now it is to late...
    nath2281 nath2281 13-15, F 5 Responses May 10

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    I realize now that I've always blamed myself for a death of a dear best friend/father figure of mine. It's been about a decade and I know he would be laughing at me if he saw this...
    scott997 scott997 36-40, M 2 Responses 2 days ago

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    I miss you mommy, but I know you're here with me in spirit.
    gardengirl17 gardengirl17 22-25, F 2 days ago

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    my dad had a car accident the day of my birthday, I miss him more as time passes by.. it's been 4 years and I still haven't learned how to live without him
    lucyael lucyael 18-21, F 3 Responses 1 day ago

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    My music icon Michael Jackson. Most people my age don't even know who he is or only care about his songs like "Billie Jean", and "Thriller". Omg I just miss him so much it's...
    SymphonyChild SymphonyChild 13-15, F 2 Responses 1 day ago

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    I was forced to move to another country 2 years ago because I had money problems. I left a really good friend, and I didn't realize that he had big problems at the time. His girl...
    Darkhell12 Darkhell12 16-17, M 2 days ago

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    I lost my dad in june of 2014... i came home from work and found him on the floor.. He had been sick for awhile and i was taking care of him. I still tend to reflect on the regret...
    thecprl726 thecprl726 22-25, M 1 Response 1 day ago

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    When I was a year old, I was diagnosed with acute leukaemia. When I was 2, they cleared me and I finally got to be a normal kid. I don't really remember tho. But when I was 4, I...
    ZacS11 ZacS11 16-17, M 1 Response a week ago

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    Hey 6 or seven months ago my brother died he may have been my half brother but I still loved him like a brother, I will never think of him like a half brother because he was still...
    EllaObella EllaObella 13-15, F 3 Responses May 5

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    My mother recently died from cancer. She was a lovely, intellectual, beautiful. She was very shapely, with curves and great looking boobs too. My mother passed on her genes when...
    momlovesoutdoors momlovesoutdoors 36-40, F 4 Responses Apr 29

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    My brother died by a drunk driver when I was 3 . I remember going to the funeral and watching my Mom and Dad cry . I have often wondered what he would have become . I hope he knows...
    Dancemomisme Dancemomisme 46-50, F 9 Responses May 5

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    We all know someone who has passed away. Well, maybe you're fortunate to have not, but I guarantee you know someone who has. Death isn't all as bad as people make it out to be...
    HelloKardashiann HelloKardashiann 18-21, F 2 Responses Apr 26

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    when I was 2, she got cancer. really bad cancer and she was only supposed to live for a few more weeks. and she lived for 4 more years- for me. she wanted to make it to my sixth...
    sophietemple sophietemple 13-15, F 2 Responses May 9

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    May 15 is the day. It will be two years since the accident. Two years since the phone call. Every single day has been a struggle. The day my mom died, my daughter Eva was 3 months...
    KarmaComedian517 KarmaComedian517 31-35, F 2 Responses May 14

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    My mother died of Cancer almost three weeks ago. She beat breast cancer twice and got colon cancer and died within eight months. Even though she been sick I still never fully...
    Jamieb516 Jamieb516 31-35, F 3 Responses May 16

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    I lost my mum to lung cancer the very same day that my first child was born. After throwing myself wholly into being a mother and wife, I have never grieved for her. My son was...
    deleted deleted 26-30 2 Responses May 4

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    I was 34 when my Dad died, we always expected he'd go with a heart attack, but it was unexpected and very quick cancer that eventually took him from us.He was feeling unwell with...
    PendleMajick PendleMajick 41-45, F 2 Responses 6 days ago

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    Today, mothers day its hard, still it's hard even though eight years have past since my mother died to cancer. I remember her everyday but specially today of course. It's so...
    jmanu86 jmanu86 26-30, M 4 Responses May 10

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    My Mom agreed to come pick up Murphy (my dog ☺️) and take him to daycare bc I have a stiff neck and didn't want to drive. When she got here, she asked if she could have some...
    AlieVerde AlieVerde 26-30, F 3 Responses May 11

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    My Mother has deen died for 22 years and I miss so. She was only 36 years old. There are alot of things my mother never had a chance to do and see. Like my children, flat screen TV...
    alwayshisbaby73 alwayshisbaby73 41-45, F a week ago

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    Why do I admire my mother? Well, she is the bravest person I saw in my life, while she was fighting against a terrible disease called breast cancer, she raised my brother aged 6...
    AHqt AHqt 18-21, M 3 Responses 2 days ago

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    Hi everyone. I am a 21 year old daughter who lost her father 2 weeks ago. He was only 59 year old. For 6 years, he suffered from renal failure and congestive heart failure. I...
    DayTripper365 DayTripper365 22-25, F 1 Response Apr 28

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    My dog died a horrible, horrible death and it's killing me. My brother came down to visit for the weekend, it was supposed to be a fun time but it cost me my best friend. My...
    Shakesfear Shakesfear 22-25, M 1 Response May 4

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    My mom is gone now. She died in 2007. I cared for her through her journey with cancer and have felt I never regretted anything. It was an honor to give back to her some of the love...
    GailC240 GailC240 46-50 4 Responses Apr 28

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    I lost my mom to cancer when I was 10--36 years ago. Mother's Day is the pits even with 2 kids of my own. I try to focus on them that day & I am grateful & lucky to be their mom...
    rrthompson rrthompson 46-50, F 1 Response May 15

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    It will be 2 years in August since I lost my Dad. I think a piece of me died with him that day. I haven't been able to pick up the pieces of my broken heart. Growing up my life...
    SkittleStars SkittleStars 26-30, F 2 Responses 4 days ago

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    Stupid arguments almost everyday and Id ring my mum after each and say "mum dads done this dads don't that" but the days we didn't were fun. Disney land when I was 7. All those...
    polarbearlove polarbearlove 13-15, F 1 Response Apr 27

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    Honestly it's sad really. I mean I don't want people to miss me and be in pain because of me but I want to have added something to people's lives. I you see I never got this...
    KateTheStraightedge KateTheStraightedge 16-17, F 1 Response May 3

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    On January 12th, 2013 I lost my mother-in-law Susan A. Grant. ... You were one of the most influential women in my life, next to my own mom. You took me in at a time when I...
    KierstenJ671 KierstenJ671 22-25, F May 8

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    What is a Mother? For me I was lucky I had a friend’s mother stand up for me when I was young, and even before I fully understood what was being done I knew she loved me like her...
    rickibrat2 rickibrat2 61-65, M May 9

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    We were Xbox friends , the we dated , then we were just back to friends , and his brother recently died , which is hard and I get that he needs space , we used to talk every day...
    sommer02 sommer02 16-17, F 3 Responses May 10

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