The 8 Worst Things You Can Say to Someone Who Is Grieving

September 25, 2014 12:29 PM

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The 8 Worst Things You Can Say to Someone Who Is Grieving

When someone close to you dies, your world is torn apart. As a result, you're as fragile as tissue paper, feeling as if the slightest breeze might shred you completely. Well-meaning friends may try to console you, but many of them wonder what to say.

"What if I blurt out something stupid?" they wonder. "What if I say something that makes her cry?" I'll admit that before I experienced grief firsthand, I, too, was at a loss for words. Now that I've been on both sides, I'd like to offer a few suggestions for what not to say to a newly grieving pers...

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