This time, this quote is by me.
This one is posted at this moment of great sorrow with a heaviness in the mind and pain in the heart. I may be unqualified to say so, for I've never really suffered loss - it may even sound strident for those of you who've really been through it. Perhaps I would never understand. But here, I humbly offer you a summary of the thousand words and feelings that are swelling inside me. The dead is never really dead; through us - through our memory, our benevolence, our every tear and smile - they live on.
My heart goes out to you. You who have suffered the loss of a beloved, whether on or not on April 15, 2013.
(For those of you who aren't sure what happened: [link]