How To Help The Strong Friend Through The Loss Of A Parent
I was recently told, “You’re the strong friend. People don’t know what to say to you because you’re normally the one helping people through tough situations. Not the other way around.”
The day my father died, I was no longer the strong person in any of my relationships. I was no longer the light-hearted person. I was no longer the friend who listened to all your problems and offered solutions.
I became a different person.