Closure? Absolutely not.

There are some words I don’t like when applied to child loss.

Closure is one of them.

Closure implies a moment when our child’s absence is something we can walk away from or leave behind- like selling a house, handing off the keys to new owners and moving somewhere else.

That’s a pipe dream.

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Who leaves their child behind?

My son is never left behind.

He is always, always, always in my heart and in my mind. ❤️

Author: Melanie

I am a shepherd, wife and mother of four amazing children, three that walk the earth with me and one who lives with Jesus. This is a record of my grief journey and a look into the life I didn't choose. If you are interested in joining a community of bereaved parents leaning on the promises of God in Christ, please like the public Facebook page, "Heartache and Hope: Life After Losing a Child" and join the conversation.

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