A Mother’s Letter

A sad and beautiful letter to her baby girl by a bereaved mother…these are touching words whose sentiments may be familiar and which may bring some comfort during a time of similar loss.

“I strive to lead a more meaningful, loving life because of you, for you. I will dedicate all I do to you, honouring your memory. I want to make you proud, to be worthy of you. Yet each new day, moment and milestone without you hurts. You will always be missing. I have been told that the pain becomes less sharp over time, and I expect that will be the case, but I will continue to feel the weight of your absence.”

Read the full article on The Guardian website, here.