South Africans comfort grieving father who lost his daughter

South Africans comfort grieving father who lost his daughter

Losing a child is one of the worst things that can happen to a person. A grieving father recently took to social media to remember his late child. The heartbreaking picture he posted left many in tears and others offering words of comfort.

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Twitter user SangoTanze shared the picture of his daughter's coffin on social media. Many were overwhelmed with sadness and sympathy for the man. Others shared their own similar stories of losing their children in a very somber thread. He concluded his post with:

"Always in my heart."

Twitter user Buhle_Nolls said:

"This just reminded me of the time when we buried my friend's son (infant), I have never felt so traumatised in my life, this is the most painful a parent has to go through, I pray that you find healing my brother."

Ree_cynthia said:

"We buried my aunt’s two-month-old baby last month and it was one of the most confusing things I ever experienced. It’s so heartbreaking to see that."

Sandwich_keeng said:

"Was about to participate then this shattered my heart into little shredded pieces, I'm even crying typing this. Strength and power to you mate, I'm so sorry."

ljsekhaolelo said:

"This takes me back, last year January 28 when I lost my unborn baby. To this day I ask myself questions, but with no answers... Death be not proud that you take our angels away from us. Thanks to God me and my wife are still together and trying to support each other."

KanyoKngwendu said:

"The pain doesn't go away. Lost my father Jan last year, lost my unborn in March. I still have unanswered questions till this day. Still cry when I see someone preggies or a child born."

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Sonto_kerk1 said:

"May you never go through that again."

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