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mumof2teenboys Wed 04-Jul-12 04:13:13

Don't know how to say it, but need to put it down. My beautiful son was found dead last night. I don't know what to do. He is 22 but still my baby, how do you begin to process something like this?

Kaloobear Wed 04-Jul-12 07:44:06

I'm so sorry sad you and your family are in my prayers.

Losingitall Wed 04-Jul-12 07:44:50

So sorry for your loss. I can only but imagine how you must feel sad in my thoughts xxxx

knittedslippersx3 Wed 04-Jul-12 07:45:39

Sorry for your loss, thinking of you xx

uselesslife Wed 04-Jul-12 07:47:12

so, so sorry
that's just heartbreaking

Hebiegebies Wed 04-Jul-12 07:47:47

Prayers for you and your family, that you will be supported and loved in RL too

therugratref Wed 04-Jul-12 07:49:39

Such sad news, my thoughts are with you.x

feelingdizzy Wed 04-Jul-12 07:52:35

I am so so sorry that you are going through this. You are in my thoughts and prayers xx

IslaMann Wed 04-Jul-12 07:54:49

So so terribly sorry for your loss. I don't know what else to say other than please take care of yourself. You will find the strength to get through this terrible time. Hugs.

CelticRepublican Wed 04-Jul-12 07:56:02

I'm so sorry. Thinking of you and wishing you strength.

Bossybritches22 Wed 04-Jul-12 07:58:24

22 or 52 he is still your baby & always will be.

Biggest of hugs & thinking of you. Have a rant here if it helps. x

berryfreeze Wed 04-Jul-12 07:58:47

I am so sorry, for your loss , my thoughts are with you x

scottishmummy Wed 04-Jul-12 08:01:55

how dreadful and sad
who is supporting you?
take any help going,and day by day,minute by minute

ElephantsCanRemember Wed 04-Jul-12 08:05:47

So, so sorry for you.
Take things minute by minute.

My thoughts are with you and your family xx

bitbewildered Wed 04-Jul-12 08:06:33

So, so sorry. I think that you just have to get through the next hour, and then the next, for now. Don't worry about processing it. Heartbroken for you.

Mmmmmmmmmm Wed 04-Jul-12 08:10:27

I'm so so so so very sorry - I am sure he is a beautiful boy.

Empusa Wed 04-Jul-12 08:12:23

So sorry for your loss x

mumofjust1 Wed 04-Jul-12 08:20:58

I'm genuinely so sorry to hear this has happened.

I have no words, but suspect they wouldn't help much anyway.

You, your son and your family are in my prayers xxx

TheWombat Wed 04-Jul-12 08:28:54

Mumof2teenboys I'm so very sorry. What an awful, awful thing to happen. I'll be keeping you in my thoughts.

Like others have said, I think taking one day, even one hour, at a time is the only way. However on a practical note, trying to get some sleep and eating regularly are important - your body has had an awful shock and will need nourishment. I would get in touch with your GP - they will be able to prescribe temporarily sleeping tablets if you feel you need them. Of course I'm not advocating drugs as a sticking plaster, but your sleep is vital in these early days. Keeping your GP informed that your family has experienced this trauma would be a good move in any case, I think.

Cruse bereavement care can offer support and bereavement counselling if / when you feel up to it. As I said before though, it's very early days. Please lean on any friends and family as much as you can.


MABS Wed 04-Jul-12 08:42:39

I am so very sorry

MrsHelsBels74 Wed 04-Jul-12 08:46:57

I'm so sorry, I wish I could say something useful but I honestly sorry is all I can think of & it just seems so inadequate. X

TheGashlycrumbTinies Wed 04-Jul-12 08:50:53

So sorry.

MavisG Wed 04-Jul-12 08:51:12

I'm so sorry to hear this, how unspeakably awful for you.

mamalovebird Wed 04-Jul-12 08:51:47

I'm so sorry, I don't have any experience but couldn't leave the thread without sending you love and strength. I hope you have RL support. I'm so sorry sad

Hullygully Wed 04-Jul-12 08:53:36

So so sorry xxxxxx

BIWItheBold Wed 04-Jul-12 08:55:09

Doesn't matter how old they are, they are always our babies.

I'm so sorry for your loss sad

Please look after yourself and your family.

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