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I buried my son yesterday...

poisonivypoisonivy Posts: 1,551Registered Users
Some of you know I was pregnant with my 6th child. He was stillborn this past Tuesday. We found out the day before he had no heartbeat. My doctor thinks the umbilical cord clotted and cut off his blood supply. I was 37 weeks pregnant.

The reason I'm posting this is a lot of us, myself included, take for granted the health and very existance of our children. We tend to complain about things that in the long run mean nothing. We all recover from sleepless nights. Cherish every moment.

For those of you moms who have experienced the same thing, I'm feeling great pain for you too. I know Gabriel is looking at the face of God and that helps a bit. But I miss him.

The link is a friend of mine's blog. Read Sorrow and Faith. The first picture is me pregnant with Gabriel and my sweet James hugging my belly.

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  • KaiaKaia Posts: 8,815Registered Users
    I have no words. I am so sorry! :cry:
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  • goldygoldy Posts: 5,455Registered Users
    i'm so sorry {{{hugs}}}


    you and your family will be in my thoughts..
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  • WileE-DeadWileE-Dead Banned Posts: 24,963Banned Users
    I'm so sorry... :sad8:
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  • internetchickinternetchick Posts: 6,191Registered Users
    Oh wow, I am so sorry for your loss. I am just speechless. :(
  • g-stringrannyg-stringranny Posts: 2,701Registered Users
    :sad8:
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  • cymprenicympreni Posts: 9,609Registered Users
    I'm so sorry.
  • medussamedussa Posts: 12,993Registered Users
    How devastating. I am so sorry. May you find comfort in your faith.
  • gekko422gekko422 Posts: 4,869Registered Users
    I am so very sorry.
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  • wavycurly40+wavycurly40+ Posts: 2,017Registered Users
    I'm so very sorry. Your post shows that you have a strong spirit, and I hope that will help you to find comfort. Know that many people are thinking of you and wishing you well.

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  • anonnymouseanonnymouse Posts: 1,340Registered Users
    I am so sorry. {{{hugs}}}
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  • curlylew66curlylew66 Posts: 1,685Registered Users
    So very sorry about your loss. Take care.
  • redcelticcurlsredcelticcurls Posts: 17,502Registered Users
    I am so sorry. I'll be thinking of you.
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  • LoloDSMLoloDSM Posts: 3,778Registered Users
    Oh, Ivy. I am so sorry for the loss of your sweet Gabriel. My heart breaks for you and your family. What a sweet little boy. May you find peace and comfort in your faith and each other at this terrible time. God bless you.
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  • PeppyPeppy Posts: 3,290Registered Users
    I am so sorry for your loss. You and your family are in my prayers.
  • realisticrealistic Posts: 2,222Registered Users
    ((HUGS)). He was beautiful. I'm so sorry for the loss of your son. Thank you for sharing your insight.
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  • SuburbanbushbabeSuburbanbushbabe Posts: 15,402Registered Users
    I am so sorry for your loss. My heart goes out to you.
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  • ninja dogninja dog Posts: 23,780Registered Users
    I'm so sorry.......so sorry.
  • alacurlalacurl Posts: 1,193Registered Users
    Oh, I am so sorry. (((((hugs to you and your family)))))

    You are so right about cherishing every moment with loved ones.
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  • geekygeeky Posts: 4,995Registered Users
    I'm so sorry
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  • CGECGE Posts: 1,911Registered Users
    I'm so sorry.
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  • badgercurlsbadgercurls Posts: 3,077Registered Users
    I am so sorry for your loss.
  • cyndicyndi Posts: 3,341Registered Users
    How terrible. I'm so sorry.
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  • whatsercurlwhatsercurl Posts: 4,049Registered Users
    What a beautiful blog entry from your dear friend. My thoughts and prayers are with you.
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  • webjockeywebjockey Posts: 2,786Registered Users
    I'm so sorry.
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  • KeeweeKeewee Posts: 1,376Registered Users
    I am so sorry for your loss. My prayers are with you and your family....
  • journotravelerjournotraveler Posts: 2,816Registered Users
    I can't even imagine. I am so sorry for your loss.
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  • DarkAngelDarkAngel Posts: 2,671Registered Users Curl Neophyte
    I am so sorry. Gabriel was a beautiful little boy. I wish you and your family peace and healing.
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  • CanItBeChristineCanItBeChristine Posts: 6,343Registered Users
    I am so sorry.

    What a beautiful tribute. I hope you and your family find comfort in each other and your friends.
  • YolyCYolyC Posts: 3,758Registered Users
    I'm so sorry for your loss. :sad8:
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