The hardest day of my life

Discussion in 'Mayberry Lounge' started by Brampton_Boy, Jun 12, 2018.

  1. Brampton_Boy

    Brampton_Boy Douchey Mc Douche

    Joined:
    Dec 7, 2002
    Messages:
    6,720
    Likes Received:
    4,697
    Location:
    Brampton, Ontario
    I don't really know how to say this, but my dad passed away suddenly last night. I talked to him on the phone yesterday evening, and he mentioned that his stomach was hurting him - he assured me he was fine and not to worry. I woke up this morning to my brother at my front door with the news he had passed.

    In the span of 7 days, my mom had major surgery, my dog and my dad died. I am breaking, and don't know what to do. This is just too much to handle at once, and I fear I am going to go insane.

    Always tell the people that you love how you feel while you still have the chance. I would give anything and everything for one more chance to tell my dad I love him.
     
    Ogata, The Clinch, DLX and 22 others like this.
  2. Moretti

    Moretti Silver Belt

    Joined:
    Nov 8, 2015
    Messages:
    12,290
    Likes Received:
    31,313
    Aw man I'm so sorry to hear this. :(
     
  3. SFMMA

    SFMMA Purple Belt

    Joined:
    May 5, 2015
    Messages:
    1,876
    Likes Received:
    2,779
    Location:
    San Francisco, CA
    That's heavy shit, man. Sorry to hear about your pops.
     
    Coconut Joe likes this.
  4. Striderx5

    Striderx5 麻ベルト

    Joined:
    Jan 23, 2006
    Messages:
    4,325
    Likes Received:
    5,147
    Location:
    私の道場で
    Sorry to hear that.


    Maybe be with family and not sherbros. Best of luck at this time.
     
  5. DarkneT

    DarkneT Big dick belt Platinum Member

    Joined:
    Mar 3, 2009
    Messages:
    12,701
    Likes Received:
    17,345
    Location:
    Lancashire England
    Stay strong, I lost my dad when I was 25

    Random phonecall one night from
    His friend who said he wasn't responding to them, turned out he had had a heart attack in his sleep the night prior

    All I can say from experience is, it gets easier, and the funeral WILL provide closure
    Stay strong, sending some sherdog love
     
    kahiljabroni likes this.
  6. flashNsmash

    flashNsmash when it rains...

    Joined:
    Aug 17, 2006
    Messages:
    16,550
    Likes Received:
    3,107
    my condolences bud
     
  7. ShadBo

    ShadBo Brown Belt Platinum Member

    Joined:
    Oct 11, 2006
    Messages:
    3,180
    Likes Received:
    1,380
    Location:
    Newfoundland Canada
    Speak to someone who does grief counseling, then spend a lot of time with your family and loved ones.

    Grief counseling saved one of my ex's life after a pretty gruesome family tragedy.

    You're one of my favorite posters on here, bro. Take care of yourself.
     
  8. The Doberman

    The Doberman Orange Belt

    Joined:
    Sep 25, 2007
    Messages:
    295
    Likes Received:
    79
    Location:
    Nebraska
    that's rough man, lost my dog almost 4 years ago and that alone had me in a pretty shitty space for a long time, still don't like to think about it (not a john wick kind of space...more like a 250 pound grown ass man bawling and screaming about it kinda place), can't imagine if that was compounded with losing a parent. LIke the guys said above though, you can do it, it WILL get better, think more about the time you DID have instead of what you don't now and be grateful. You're going to grieve, and it's ok and RIGHT to grieve, but if you feel yourself dwelling after a while, don't be above getting some help, whether that's a trip to the doc or a shrink to talk about it, or just having the right people around you to get you out of the house. no one is so strong they never need a hand.
     
  9. ralphc1

    ralphc1 Steel Belt Platinum Member

    Joined:
    Feb 1, 2009
    Messages:
    25,160
    Likes Received:
    14,300
    Life is piling it on you. Might be time for some grief counseling.
     
    HARRISON_3 likes this.
  10. ithinktheymad

    ithinktheymad Black Belt

    Joined:
    Sep 25, 2011
    Messages:
    6,992
    Likes Received:
    4,352
    Location:
    Socal
    I'm so very sorry to hear that. My condolences.
     
  11. loyalyolayal

    loyalyolayal Gold Belt

    Joined:
    Dec 31, 2010
    Messages:
    20,741
    Likes Received:
    30,860
    Damn. Sorry to hear that. My condolences.
     
  12. ObsoleteSoul

    ObsoleteSoul Silver Belt

    Joined:
    Dec 5, 2009
    Messages:
    12,764
    Likes Received:
    11,542
    Location:
    Managing at the "No Hassle Nipple Tassel Castle"
    Take your time with grieving. Do not rush your feelings.

    My deepest condolences , brother.
     
  13. Strychnine

    Strychnine Gold Belt

    Joined:
    Dec 8, 2006
    Messages:
    21,964
    Likes Received:
    19,724
    Location:
    Georgia, USA
    I'm praying for you Sherbro. I'm so sorry about your dad's passing. Stay strong and let it out.
     
  14. KnightTemplar

    KnightTemplar Infinity Belt Platinum Member

    Joined:
    Feb 10, 2009
    Messages:
    29,625
    Likes Received:
    27,602
    Location:
    Edinburgh
    Ah, shit. Nothing is worse than losing someone you love. I lost my Mum three years ago this August, and it still hurts. The pain doesn't ever go away, you just get better at handling it(you might find that hard to believe right now).

    My deepest sympathies and condolences. I truly am sorry for your loss.
     
    cmw43 and MMA since 1993 like this.
  15. HARRISON_3

    HARRISON_3 Silver Belt

    Joined:
    Jul 12, 2007
    Messages:
    14,661
    Likes Received:
    10,472
    Location:
    Within Cells Interlinked
    Sorry for your loss, dude.

    My condolences, sherbro.
     
  16. Al Gorithm

    Al Gorithm Black Belt

    Joined:
    Nov 21, 2012
    Messages:
    7,335
    Likes Received:
    3,891
    I'm sorry for your loss , brother.
     
  17. equus

    equus Horse Belt Staff Member Senior Moderator

    Joined:
    Jun 3, 2009
    Messages:
    31,343
    Likes Received:
    5,353
    Location:
    Korova Milk Bar
    im so sorry BB.
     
    GearSolidMetal likes this.
  18. PG29 red0 Jr

    PG29 red0 Jr Purple Belt

    Joined:
    Mar 10, 2008
    Messages:
    2,264
    Likes Received:
    1,500
    Location:
    IL
    I'm terribly sorry for your loss. I know this will be a difficult time for you, but do your best to keep your sanity. Thoughts and prayers are with you and your family.
     
  19. bad mojo

    bad mojo Yellow Belt

    Joined:
    Apr 19, 2016
    Messages:
    229
    Likes Received:
    338
    Location:
    Serbia
    Stay strong brother, sometimes it seems that the world's crumbling down on your shoulders. All this shall pass.
     
    sleepwalk and dog y like this.
  20. Coconut Joe

    Coconut Joe “Get tough or die” - Pops

    Joined:
    Jun 19, 2015
    Messages:
    11,061
    Likes Received:
    30,111
    Location:
    Philadelphia
    Life is a struggle, keep your hands up white boy. Always remember:



    When the deck is stacked against you, and odds aren’t in your favor,keep fighting.
     
    45ACP likes this.

Share This Page