Losing your loved ones is a journey of unbearable sorrow

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I can vividly remember the first time I experienced grief. I was eight years old, and my dog Buddy had passed away during his sleep. The previous night we had been playing together in the garden, he looked happy and vibrant, his usual self. I gave him a loving bear hug before I went to bed and told him that I loved him. On that specific night, he didn’t want to let me go as he kept following…