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I was not given any time to grieve

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I was not given any time to grieve

My mom passed away over 20 years ago, I was only 15. And 3 months later I had to leave my country to migrate to Canada, therefore separating me from my siblings. I felt that I was not given any time to grieve, but also forced to grieve at unfamiliar place. My family’s support, both in Canada and around the world, helped me get through this very struggling, difficult situation. No matter what the distance and how far, anyone can always reach out…


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