Nobody wants their children to recognize their own mortality, and that of everyone around them. But death is a part of life. Let us strive to speak the truth to our children and help them to face bravely the many goodbyes they must encounter during this life's journey.
Who by fire? Thoughts on mortality during the Jewish New Year Festival
If, or rather, when, they leave us, it doesn't mean they love us any less. And perhaps it means we come to love them even more.