When a husband loses his wife they call him a widower. When a wife loses her husband they call her a widow. And When somebody’s parents die, they call them an orphan. But there is no word for a parent, a grieving mother or a devastated father, who has lost their child. Because the pain behind the loss is so immeasurable and unbearable, that it cannot be described in a single word. It just cannot be described.
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