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... How do I explain death to a 3 year old (1 replies)
... will have to know somehow that his mother chose to leave life, as opposed to be taken away by some kind of accident. That will probably be the hardest concept to explain to him but again, I believe wholeheartedly in honesty with these things, however hard they are for the person doing the explaining, and the person hearing them. ... (12 replies)
... old after losing our beloved pet. He keeps asking where he is and he wants him back. We explained he was very very very old and he got sick and died. Someone suggested puppy heaven, but he thinks that means going on a trip and he'll come back. ... (12 replies)

... him that my daddy was really lucky cause he was in a beautiful place called heaven. That sometimes people die and god takes them to this beautiful place. My then 3 year old asked all sorts of questions but accepted what I said. ... (9 replies)
... Go to Hospice for Help. My daughter's Dad died when she was six. Hospice was a godsend. They counceled me, gave me books to read, and quized me on all of the "right" ways to tell a child about death. My daughter is now 21 and doing great! (1 replies)
... My husband was diagnosed as having a terminal illness at age 35. He wanted us to tell our youngest children together. They were 3 and 4. one night, my 4 year old asked me our right if his Papa was dying. We had never talked about that in formt of him. I told him that , yes he was. ... (12 replies)
... My husband was diagnosed as having a terminal illness at age 35. He wanted us to tell our youngest children together. They were 3 and 4. one night, my 4 year old asked me our right if his Papa was dying. We had never talked about that in formt of him. I told him that , yes he was. ... (12 replies)
... I Understand you don't believe in God, Everyone has there own opinion on religion and I respect that, But the Tasty treat I must say I was shocked, Here a three year old is thinking that there Mother is being eaten by animals, to me that is very scary, frighting and horrifying for a child or even an adult. ... (12 replies)
... I am all for people being given real, honest information, however painful it might be. The fact that people hide the truth about death from children so much explains why, as adults, so many people are terrified of it. ... (12 replies)
... s their 1st encounter with a death in the family. My 2 son's Dad passed away in 2003. ... (9 replies)
... and she said "Stop". "They found dad in his car, he passed away, he didn't feel any pain" and I felt devastated. I can't even explain what I felt at that time, it was the worst feeling I had ever felt. I wanted to die, and my mother kept saying "he's in a better place". I knew he wasn't. ... (3 replies)




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