March 18 ~ In Remembrance of my Daughter on her birthday ~
Always say no to violence, balloon send off to Heaven in remembrance to all our loved ones who have lost their life to violence and support for the families they left behind.. 69 more words
No matter where we are in life, we will come upon a time where we need to know the language to use to express one’s sympathy for the loss of a loved one. 480 more words
When someone dies, it is difficult to know what to say. It is even more difficult to express your sympathy in a foreign language. This blog post from Adventures In Ankara contains the Turkish and English words to say (or write) when you want to express your condolences. It also suggests a cultural difference between how the Turks use their phrase compared to American usage.
From: The people of Rolbos
To: The people of Cape Town
Message: We, the scattered people who live in faraway places; united by the concept that Life is good, that kindness should dictate our interaction with others, and that compassion is the only way to overcome differences; hereby wish to extend our heartfelt sympathy to all Capetonians – especially those who suffered directly as a result of the fire that is still raging. 86 more words