Loss

I saw you just yesterday; we laughed and joked.  You were nervous about the operation, but I assured you it would be ok.  I lied.

Words cannot describe what I felt when I heard the news.  Shock, denial, disbelief… pain.  I see your face when I close my eyes; how can you be gone?

I walked past your office several times today, but I couldn’t look inside.  The lights were off — I could feel the void.  Tears flowed the hallways today.  This may be just a job, but you were our family.

I cry for you, I cry for me, I cry for your family.  You were loved, and you will be missed.  I can’t say goodbye today; I’m not ready.

I’m so sorry for everything I never said. I hope you know I cared.

 

 

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6 Comments Add yours

  1. I am so sorry. My heart breaks for you and your work family. Hugs.

    Liked by 2 people

    1. Ms. SG41 says:

      Thank you. It was a huge blow

      Liked by 1 person

  2. Lively Life says:

    Ow. Lesson. Ow. Heart aches for you.

    Liked by 1 person

  3. SpaghettiSam says:

    I’m so sorry for your loss.

    Like

  4. Liz C. says:

    Words cannot comfort… I can only offer a virtual hug… *hugs tight* 😢

    Like

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