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When Your Mother Dies

When your mother dies, you will take care of things. You’ll call her friends on the phone and tell them one by one that their friend has died. 633 more words


Grief-Stricken Parents Of Murdered USC Student Speak Out

ALHAMBRA (CBSLA.com) — The grief-stricken parents of a USC student beaten to death last week arrived Thursday in the Southland.

Xinran Ji, 25, was found dead July 24 morning in his fourth-floor unit at the City Park apartments in the 200 block of West 30th Street after he was attacked on his way home from a study group. 402 more words


Tears at Midnight

That was the night you got to me

You came to me seeking comfort

You came to me to share

To talk, to cry and to sleep… 117 more words

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Beautiful poem

I first heard this poem by Mary Elizabeth Frye at a funeral. Although it’s traditionally a death related poem, I still find it beautiful and hopefully others do too. 8 more words

JP: simple life ending sevice "simple funeral"

My foreign friends often regards Japanese as Shintorism when it comes to Religion. However, I tell them that most of the population in Japan do not believe particular religion. 80 more words



Vogue Italia
August 2008
Photographer Steven Meisel


Are we ready for the inevitability of death?

Death is the great leveller of humanity. Regardless of how much wealth you may have accumulated, or qualifications you may have earned or status you may have risen to; death remains decidedly unimpressed. 691 more words