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Giving People Permission to Die

Sometimes the most compassionate act you can take towards another is to give them permission to die.  Yes, even if you don’t want to lose them.  Even if you don’t want them to die.  Even if you think you can’t live without them, sometimes you have to let them cross over.  And sometimes they need to know it’s okay for them to leave.  In fact, sometimes they’re waiting for your permission to go. Do you have a friend or relative who seems to be hanging on to life even though they are suffering terribly or are in such a state

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