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parental death
What are the Effects of Parental Death?

I am their mother so I worry. The future is unknown for all, but I often wonder how the loss of their father, at only 10 and 12 years old, will affect them throughout their lives. I began to do a little research on the effects of parental death. When googling this question, I found all kinds of research with many different results.

getting a dog
How We Got Our Dog Bruce

Before I could stop myself, the words “Lily, would you like a dog?” came out of my mouth.  When she screamed “Yes!!”, I thought “Oh no, what did I just get myself into?”