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My Aunty

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    As some of you may know my Aunty has cancer. She first found out 2 years and 2 months ago. She had chemo and also an op to remove it but she was told about 10 months ago I think that nothing else could be done. My mum just phoned me and told me my aunty isnt feeling very well again and the district nurse is going round to do blood tests. My mum just said to me my auntys husband so my uncle has taken the week of work to be with her 😢 Its my auntys birthday next week aswell and me and my mum have a holiday booked for next Sunday. We was all round at my grandmas when my grandad died by cancer and he died while we was driving back home my grandma called my mum up as we was nearly home and my grandma told us to come back. No-one knows this but when we left I popped my head round the door to say goodbye to my grandad he put his hand on his heart. So we know it can happen very quickly. I'm so sad, I need a hug.
    Your difficulties are vaild

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    Hi Lostsense,

    I'm so sorry to hear about both your aunt and your granddad. Here's a hug Losing family members can be incredibly hard, even when you know that it is coming. It sounds like you are worried about not having enough time to spend with your aunt. Is that right?


    Grieving can be a very difficult process, and not everyone knows what to do with those feelings. If you can, find someone to talk to whether that is your mum, or on here. We will all be here for you when you need to talk.
    -Kathleen


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    • #3
      Hey Kathleen 🖑 nice to meet you for a while

      Thankyou for the hug very much needed! I appreciate it. Well when I wrote the first post on this thread I wrote it just after my mum phoned me and what she was saying to me on the phone sounded like my Auntie was in a bad way and thought she might go this week but my Auntie is still going out so thats good. For the last 2months of my grandads life he spend it in bed. We just dont know. Its my Aunties birthday on Tuesday but I will be seeing her next Sunday.
      Your difficulties are vaild

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      • #4
        I'm glad to hear that your Aunt is doing better than you thought, and happy (almost) birthday to her! I hope you get to spend some quality time with her next weekend

        -Kathleen

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        • #5
          Hey Lostsense,

          Happy Birthday to her and hope you're doing okay! You can talk to us whenever; we're here for you!

          Drea

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          • #6
            She hasent got long left to live they didnt think she would live this long. She keeps collapsing and sleeps in bed all day. She has been offered a bed to sleep downstairs...she will then die in that bed but says she dosent want that yet but when she does she wants us to visit her. I wrote in her Birthday card that I love her lots so she knows I do as she wont be receving any more cards from any of us as she hasnt got long left😢
            Your difficulties are vaild

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            • #7
              She has a bed now downstairs
              Your difficulties are vaild

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              • #8
                Hey Lostsense,

                Sending loads of hugs and care , we really are all here for u

                J x

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                • #9
                  Hey Lostsense,
                  My aunty had cancer too, sadly she didn't make it, so I know how hard this is. We are all here for you, heartfelt hugs from me x
                  SUCCESS is not final, FAILURE is not fatal; it is the courage to continue that counts

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                  • #10
                    Originally posted by Distraction View Post
                    Hey Lostsense,

                    Sending loads of hugs and care , we really are all here for u

                    J x
                    Tarrr sweet💚💙💜
                    Your difficulties are vaild

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                    • #11
                      Originally posted by Aidan View Post
                      Hey Lostsense,
                      My aunty had cancer too, sadly she didn't make it, so I know how hard this is. We are all here for you, heartfelt hugs from me x
                      My grandad died from cancer too..thanks for the hugs 🤗
                      Your difficulties are vaild

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                      • #12
                        Sadly my Auntie has passed away today 😢 she has been is a hospice since Friday and she has passed away today. She will be my Gardian Angel💜💙
                        Your difficulties are vaild

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                        • #13
                          Originally posted by Lostsense View Post
                          Sadly my Auntie has passed away today 😢 she has been is a hospice since Friday and she has passed away today. She will be my Gardian Angel💜💙
                          Sending hugs your way

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                          • #14
                            Thanks Meggles
                            Your difficulties are vaild

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                            • #15
                              My mum is crying her eyes out in bed I can hear her she has just lost her sister today and she lost her dad a couple of years ago. I dont know if to go and hug her or leave her own her own
                              Your difficulties are vaild

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