Chapter 1Letter to Bereaved Parents
My, Dear Friends,
This is a letter to you who are in the process of losing a child. We have accompanied and followed so many moms and dads on this difficult journey, and this book is about the concerns they expressed and the lessons we learned.
As your child gets weaker and closer to death, you will wonder how much a child should know about the possible terminal outcome of the illness. I say "possible" because I have witnessed many miracles.
All children know (not consciously, but intuitively) about the outcome of their illness. All little ones are aware (not on an...