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PEOPLE WHO ARE GRIEVING NEED FRIENDSHIP, SUPPORT

Posted: April 27, 2013 at 1:41 a.m.

When I was a boy, my friend Mike and I rode our bikes up the street to see another friend named Clifton. I’ll never forget the scene: Clifton’s sister came running out of the house screaming “He’s dead! He’s dead!” Clifton was riding his dirt bike when he crashed and suffered a fatal head injury. I did not know what to say. As a matter of fact, I never spoke to anyone about it.

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Religion, Pages 6 on 04/27/2013

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