Any loss is painful, be it of a family member, friend, spouse, anyone. However, for girls, the loss of a father can be at a different level, especially when they feel like they’ve missed out on many milestones together and if they’ve lost their dad early.
- “Don’t tell me that my wedding will still be nice and that he’ll be there in spirit.”
- “Don’t bring up the term “daddy issues” or ask if I’ve had healthy romantic relationships.”
- “Don’t tell me to cheer up, or that my father wouldn’t want me to be’ sad.”
- “Don’t tell me it’s not that bad because I was young when he died…