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What would you do if you could have your lost loved one back for just five minutes?
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Hi, I'm new to this site and would love to share my new project inspired by the loss of my mom 24 years ago -…Continue

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Started this discussion. Last reply by bluebird Jul 25, 2018.

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bluebird replied to Madeleine's discussion What would you do if you could have your lost loved one back for just five minutes?
"Jen, Do you mean you had him back in a dream, or a visitation, or what do you mean? You're lucky, in any case."
Jul 25, 2018
Xavier replied to Madeleine's discussion What would you do if you could have your lost loved one back for just five minutes?
"Cry in her arms (my mom) and tell her how hard life has been without her and how i’d Do anything to have her back"
Jul 24, 2018
JenShep replied to Madeleine's discussion What would you do if you could have your lost loved one back for just five minutes?
"bluebird, that's the perfect answer and exactly what I'd want. I think about this all the time. I also think of how hard it would be to have him back for 5 minutes and then to have to lose him again if I wasn't able to follow him. For…"
Jul 19, 2018
Virginia G replied to Madeleine's discussion What would you do if you could have your lost loved one back for just five minutes?
"Thank you for the detailed answer Dennis"
Jun 15, 2018
Dennis C. replied to Madeleine's discussion What would you do if you could have your lost loved one back for just five minutes?
"Virginia g Sorry for the delay My belief comes from study of the Bible.    Did you know that there are 9 resurrections in the Bible?  Everyone of them describes a wonderful reunion. One of them says that the family was “beside…"
Jun 15, 2018
Virginia G replied to Madeleine's discussion What would you do if you could have your lost loved one back for just five minutes?
"Dennis, can you tell me what you mean by being reunited here on earth?"
Jun 2, 2018
Dennis C. replied to Madeleine's discussion What would you do if you could have your lost loved one back for just five minutes?
"I like to focus on a permanent reunion. My beliefs encourage me to look forward to seeing my loved ones again....right here on earth (only a Paradise then) where we will all be without any more sickness, death,sorrow, or pain. This hope for the…"
Jun 1, 2018
SusanD replied to Madeleine's discussion What would you do if you could have your lost loved one back for just five minutes?
"Hug them as tight as I could and never let go"
May 31, 2018
Madeleine replied to Madeleine's discussion What would you do if you could have your lost loved one back for just five minutes?
"Thank you and Morgan both for your responses. I can only try to imagine what you are feeling having lost your husbands but from my own personal experience I do understand how it feels natural to go with the person you lose. Thank you again and take…"
May 2, 2018
morgan replied to Madeleine's discussion What would you do if you could have your lost loved one back for just five minutes?
"Pain is relative.  As others have experienced and written about on this site it isn't as though your asking to write what would we do if we had our loved one back for just five minutes is going to make the pain any less or any more.…"
Apr 29, 2018
bluebird replied to Madeleine's discussion What would you do if you could have your lost loved one back for just five minutes?
"I would hug and kiss my husband, and tell him how much and how deeply I love him. I would smell his skin, I would touch his face and his hair and his arms, I would listen to his voice as he told me how much and how deeply he loves me. I would never…"
Apr 28, 2018
Madeleine replied to Madeleine's discussion What would you do if you could have your lost loved one back for just five minutes?
"Thank you - I totally agree. They never really leave us."
Apr 24, 2018
Madeleine replied to Madeleine's discussion What would you do if you could have your lost loved one back for just five minutes?
"Hi Morgan, I'm so very sorry for your loss and heartbreak. It makes me wonder if asking people to write to their lost one on my website is just too much for many. I really hope people's words can make readers feel less alone in their grief…"
Apr 24, 2018
morgan replied to Madeleine's discussion What would you do if you could have your lost loved one back for just five minutes?
"Madeleine, what would I do if I could have my husband back for just five minutes? My first reaction would be to run into his arms, hug him and then make mad passionate love like we did so many times and then I would ask him if I could take the pills…"
Apr 24, 2018
dream moon JO B replied to Madeleine's discussion What would you do if you could have your lost loved one back for just five minutes?
"noy let go but i no ther is afrer lifess coz thy can vist us is m ush is thy need 2 esplyyy wen we need thm "
Apr 24, 2018
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What would you do if you could have your lost loved one back for just five minutes?

Hi, I'm new to this site and would love to share my new project inspired by the loss of my mom 24 years ago - www.yourjustfiveminutes.com.Just Five Minutes was created to help those dealing with grief reconnect to their lost loved one, either by dreaming the impossible, or by simply reading other peoples' words who may be experiencing a similar sense of loss as you.It asks one question: 'What would you do if... came…See More
Apr 23, 2018

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I lost my mother 24 years ago. She had cancer and I was her full time carer near the end. I miss her every day.

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