The Anger, The New Perspective After a Loved One Dies

Andrew was found unconscious on the floor of his apartment by building staff. He had not been ill, and there was no sign of injury. A seemingly healthy 28-year-old, he was dead by the time paramedics arrived.

The police were called. They treated Andrew’s death as suspicious, taking his body to be autopsied and securing his apartment. Someone notified my husband, John, at work. He burst through our door on a Friday morning and told me our son was gone…

It’s been 15 months since we lost Andrew, and I am often tempted to rage. But grief, in my case at least, is a strange advantage…. read the rest