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5 years today. 5 years ago today we heard those words no parent wants to hear. 5 years ago we met a murderer, and it was attacking our son.
No length of time will soften the hurt. We will forever remember that day, that specific moment. That walk down the bright hospital hallway. The look on the doctors faces. The dread in my heart. The words…. oh those devastating words.
The day of diagnosis will always hang over our heads. The memories. The life changing word. The immediate loss felt.
Some will say 5 years is a long time. A parent who has buried their child will say it’s too long. Time changes very little. It certainly does not heal all wounds.
My heart is very heavy with all the memories flashing in and out of my mind. I wish I could have prevented this. I wish I could have saved you.
today is the first day that changed our lives.
the day I felt a fear I never knew I could feel.
the day I felt helpless.
the day I felt the world was against us.
the day I hated everything and everyone on the planet.
the day I wish I was chosen.
the day that showed the truth of our life.
the day I knew I was going to lose my child.
the day that told us Madox is going to die.